In a shocking incident, two teenaged students of a reputed school in northeast Delhi were kidnapped and allegedly murdered by four persons who have been arrested.
The bodies of cousins Chetan Swaroop (14) and Sahil Goyal (13), students of Sarvodaya Vidyalaya and residents of Gokulpuri, were found on late Monday night in a wooded area, police said on Tuesday.
The two did not return from school on Monday afternoon after which their parents approached the local police, who registered a case of kidnapping.
The families started receiving ransom calls in the evening and police tracked the calls to a locality in Gokulpuri.
Sensing danger, the four assailants allegedly killed the children and dumped their bodies in a wooded area.
The arrested have been indentified as Vijender Singh Mohd Nadeem, Vinod and Shakeel.