Body parts of woman found in Delhi canal

Last Updated: Fri, Jan 25, 2013 15:00 hrs

New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) In a gruesome find, the chopped body parts of a woman, except her head and hands, were recovered from a canal here Friday, police said.

The legs of the woman were found from the canal in south Delhi's Sagarpur area around 8.30 a.m. while the trunk of the victim was recovered a few metres away after an extensive search, said Additional Commissioner of Police A.K. Ojha.

"Police are yet to ascertain the identity of the victim as her head and hands are still missing. Search is on to find out her missing body parts. Prima facie it seems that the body of the woman was chopped into pieces after killing her at another place," he said.

A case regarding the incident has been registered and probe is on into the incident.

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