Ghaziabad, Oct 7 : In a shocking case, the body of a 7 year old girl found on the roof of a mosque in Muradnagar area of Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad district on Sunday.
Her cause of the death is yet to be ascertained, however, the prima facie investigation, as per a senior police officer, revealed that the murder took place by strangulation.
Police have started its investigation after registering a case .
SSP Ghaziabad said the body was recovered from the roof of a mosque in Muradnagar in Ghaziabad.
According to the latest data released by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), the Uttar Pradesh recorded the maximum number of crimes against children in 2016 – 16,079. Compared to 2015, the number of kidnapping and abduction cases involving children went up by 63.31% in Uttar Pradesh in 2016.