13, Oct 2015
dna correspondent @dna
Ghatkopar police on Monday registered a case of rape and murder against unknown person after the post-mortem report confirmed vaginal injuries on the body of a two-and-a-half-year-old girl whose body was recovered on October 9 near Sangarsh Nagar in Sakinaka.
The victim — a resident of Ramji Nagar in Ghatkopar (West) — went missing on October 7 post which a case of kidnapping was registered at Ghatkopar police station. According to the police, parents of the victim approached them with a complaint stating their daughter had gone missing.
On October 9, the case took an ugly turn when the child’s body was recovered from Sangarsh Nagar in Sakinaka. “The area of Ramji Nagar where the child lived is on a hilltop and the other side of the hill is Sangarsh Nagar which falls under the jurisdiction of Sakinaka police station. Three days ago, the body of the child was recovered with multiple injury marks on the body. The body was sent for post-morterm at Rajawadi hospital,” said Vyankat Patil, senior police inspector from Ghatkopar police station.