Woman’s partially-burnt body found in Thane

Woman’s partially-burnt body found in Thane

Agency News

Thane , Jun 24 : The district rural police on Sunday recovered a half-burnt body of 20-25 year-old woman beneath a bridge in Titwala, the police said Monday.

The police spokesman Yuvraj Kalgutke told this correspondent that it was around 10.30 am on Sunday the villagers informed the police that the body was lying below the Raya bridge. The police rushed in and took charge of the unidentified body and sent it for a postmortem. The police said it is suspected that someone had brutally killed the woman aged around 20-25 years and burnt her to hide the crime.

Her face was charred beyond recognition. The police immediately sent the body for a postmortem. The Kalyan taluka police which has launched a manhunt for the killer have registered an offence under sections 302 and 201 of the IPC, the police said. (UNI)