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Woman killed after suspected rape in Jharkhand

PTI
Published : Aug 21, 2019, 8:09 pm IST
Updated : Aug 21, 2019, 8:09 pm IST

The body was found from a bush near Barwahi Middle School under the jurisdiction of the Hussainabad police station.

The body has been sent to the district hospital at Medininagar for autopsy. (Photo: Representational)
 The body has been sent to the district hospital at Medininagar for autopsy. (Photo: Representational)

Medininagar: A woman was allegedly killed after suspected rape and the body with her throat slit was found in a bush near a school in Jharkhand's Palamau district on Wednesday, police said.

The body has not been identified so far, a senior police officer said.

Deputy Superintendent of Police Surjit Kumar said that it was "a suspected case of rape and murder of the woman".

The body was found from a bush near Barwahi Middle School under the jurisdiction of the Hussainabad police station, he said.

The body has been sent to the district hospital at Medininagar for autopsy, Kumar added.

Tags: rape
Location: India, Jharkhand