The police have recovered the body of a woman from Gurgaon canal near Faridabad on Friday. Police said the woman, along with her five-year-old daughter, had gone missing from Ballabgarh area a few days ago.
The victim was identified as Santosh, a resident of Baselva village in Old Faridabad. Her daughter is yet to be traced, police said.
"We had registered a missing complaint regarding the woman and her daughter on December 8," station house officer of Ballabgarh (city), Rao Narinder said.
The victim was married to one Mahinder of Uncha village.
The police have also received a complaint from the father of the victim, alleging that her daughter was being harassed by her in-laws for dowry.