A 44-year-old man was found murdered in northeast Delhi today after he went to look for his niece who was abducted days before she was about to get married, police said.
The incident was reported from Seelampur area early this morning and the deceased has been identified as Naseeruddin, an autorickshaw driver.
Naseeruddin was searching for his niece who had reportedly gone missing on Sunday night. The body of the deceased was found at around 2am near Chauhan Bangal flyover. Naseeruddin has head injuries.
A senior police official said they were investigating the case.
Naseeruddin had received some information last night that his niece had been spotted in Seelampur area and had gone looking for her.