Ram Kumar Yadav, Ambikapur. A case of murder of a girl has come to light under Sitapur police station area of Surguja district. Solving the mystery of the murder within 24 hours, the police registered a case of murder against the accused neighbor youth and presented him in judicial remand.
According to the police, Manisha Paikra, a resident of village Petla, was missing from home since Monday evening. The girl’s relatives lodged a missing report at the Sitapur police station on Wednesday. Meanwhile, the Sitapur police got information that the dead body of a girl was found in a half-naked state in a ruined house. On information, the police team reached the spot after recovering the body and started investigating the matter.
During the investigation, the police came to know that the girl was having a love affair with a young man named Manoj Yadav living in the neighborhood. When the police interrogated Manoj Yadav in custody on the basis of suspicion, he accepted the crime of killing the girl and told that he had called the girl for a meeting, where she had died after hitting her head against the wall due to a dispute.