Thane, Oct 27 : The district rural police on Saturday found the body of a woman, near the Khadvali river.
The Kalyan taluka police told UNI that an offence under section 302 and 201 of the IPC has been registered in this regard against the unidentified killer/s and a hunt was on.
It was in the afternoon that the police Patil of Nadgaon reportedly found the body of the woman in the age group of 25-30 from the bushes. The death occurred by someone slitting her throat and also stab wounds found on other parts of the body, police said.
Someone must have dumped the body in the bushes to destroy evidence of the murder, they added.
The body has been sent for a post-mortem and the victim is yet to be identified, the police said. (UNI)