Bodies of man and woman found in UP’s Muzaffarnagar

Uttar Pradesh, Sep 20: In communally volatile Muzaffarnagar, body of a 30-year- old woman was found in a truck’s cabin on Delhi-Dehradun national highway, the police said on Wednesday.

Circle Officer of Mansurpur police station, Rajive Kumar said that the body was found yesterday and the truck driver is absconding.

PTI reported that the preliminary investigations suggest the woman was raped and then murdered, the officer said, adding that the body has been sent for postmortem.

In another development, approximately 100 kilometres away, body of a 30-year-old man with bullet injuries was found in a field at Sautu village here in Muzaffarnagar, the police said.

SP (Rural) Ajay Sehdev said that the body was found last evening and is yet to be identified.