The incident came to light around 3 pm at Elora housing society. The deceased has been identified as Sushila Divakar Dandwate.
Police suspect that some unidentified people, who barged into the flat and swiped gold ornaments and cellphones, killed the woman by hitting her with a blunt object.
“The loot is worth Rs 71,000,” said inspector Ram Jadhav of Dehu Road police station.
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