Body of youth found in drain in Noida
NOIDA: The body of a 23-year-old man was recovered from a drain in Baraula area under Sector 49 police station here on Monday morning, said police.
Family members of the victim, identified as Tarun, alleged that he was kidnapped and murdered before being dumping in the drain.
In their police complaint, the family members claimed that Tarun was kidnapped by on Chinu Gurjar on November 9. Gurjar, the complaint said, had earlier threatened to kill Tarun over some rivalry.
"Based on the complaint given by family members of the deceased, we have launched a probe into the matter. On searching the drain, the body was recovered and later identified by the family members," said Vinay Prakash Singh, station house officer, Sector 49 police station.
"Our probe is still on and we are conducting searches at various suspected locations to nab the accused, who has ben absconding since the incident," added Singh.
In a similar incident a few days ago, two brothers were chased and stabbed to death by a four men, before being dumping in a drain in the same locality.