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Wednesday, Sep 18, 2019

Body of minor girl found strangled, stuffed in trolley bag near Yamuna Biodiversity Park

Police say an unclaimed bag, with the body of an almost eight to nine-year-old girl was found on the roadside near Yamuna Biodiversity Park.

delhi Updated: Oct 28, 2018 15:59 IST
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India
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The police spotted a strangulation mark on the neck of the victim, she said.
The police spotted a strangulation mark on the neck of the victim, she said.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
         

The body of a minor girl was found stuffed in a trolley bag at a roadside near Yamuna Biodiversity Park on Sunday, a police official said.

Police were informed about the incident at 7.30 am and a team from the Timarpur police station visited the spot, the official said.

When police opened the unclaimed bag, the body of an almost eight to nine-year-old girl was found, Deputy Commissioner of Police (north) Nupur Prasad said.

The police spotted a strangulation mark on the neck of the victim, she said.

The body was taken to the Aruna Asaf Ali Hospital.

Police are also scanning through profiles of missing girls and trying to identify the deceased, the DCP said.

First Published: Oct 28, 2018 15:48 IST