Around 57 unidentified persons have also been booked under relevant sections of IPC in the case, he said. The police officer said eight police teams have been formed to trace the accused.
Having suffered around 20 per cent burn injuries, the woman has alleged that her former colleague was behind the attack, police said.
Information about the two deaths reached Ghaziabad police from their counterparts in Delhi. As police were investigating, they were told by locals in Khoda Colony about another death that morning, police said.
The post-mortem examination report stated drowning as the cause of death, said Singh. On Monday morning, locals gathered in the area protesting against the incident, leading to traffic congestion.
The post-mortem examination report stated drowning as the cause of death, said Manisha Singh, CO Indirapuram, Ghaziabad.
The girl’s father, Manish Sachdeva, a businessman, her mother Neha Sachdeva, who teaches French at a coaching centre, and her 13-year-old elder sister Pari were not at home at the time.
The girl’s family hails from Mathura and had been living at a local temple in Modi Nagar for around 14 years. The priest’s second child, the Class X student had been reprimanded a day before she went missing, said the police as well as her neighbours.
“Around four-five months ago, the school had said he could not attend classes since his fees had not been paid. We went the next day and deposited the school fee. Due to delay in paying school fees, the teacher hit him,” the boy’s father Sujauddin alleged.
Sources said the revised estimate was submitted by Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) two years ago but was pending cabinet clearance. With the approval, the Centre too is expected to release its share soon.
The incident took place at Sector 6 of Rajender Nagar, Sahibabad. Rama used to work at a Call Centre in Sector 62, Noida and lived alone in Rajendra Nagar.
The CBI, on directives of Allahabad HC, has taken over the investigation and re-registered the FIR against Jain and Verma for allegedly cheating and violating the Information Technology Act.
Moments after being caught, the accused allegedly raised an alarm and told people that the policemen were in fact thieves, following which seven to eight people gathered and assaulted the duo.
Police said even though they had information about the woman who allegedly threw acid on Verma, he had not filed a complaint.
The accused has been sent to jail under section 376 IPC.
Four assailants, all in their 20s, overtook a car in which three meat businessmen were travelling, and looted the money flashing their weapon, DIG Ashutosh Kumar said.