Six days after a 12-year-old girl went missing from a village in western Uttar Pradesh’s Bulandshahr, girl body was found buried in a pit near a villager’s home on Tuesday.
The Bulandshahr police investigating the case, police said that the girl was working in a field on the evening of February 25 along with her family when she felt thirsty and said she was going home for water. The girl’s parents filed a missing complaint on February 28.
She was working in the fields with her mother and two sisters about 100 metres from the house where her body was recovered,’ Santosh Kumar Singh Bulandshahr Police chief told to media. The victim left for home and when she did not return her sisters called out for her, but there was no response.
The family members assumed she had gone home and went back to work in the fields. However, hours later when they did not find her there, they started searching for her, Singh added.