Crime and Accident

Minor girl missing for a month found dead in pond

Minor girl missing for a month found dead in pond

Muzaffarnagar: The body of a minor girl, who had been missing for a month, was recovered from a pond here, police said today.

11-year-old Gulista, daughter of Shamim, had gone missing last month and her body was found yesterday in a pond at Charthawal town, a police official said.

Police have ruled out any sexual assault on the girl but were probing the mysterious circumstances surrounding her death, the official said.

—PTI