Updated: August 13, 2021 7:35:58 pm
The decomposed body of an unidentified woman, with her hands and legs tied, was found inside a gunny bag in Indrayani riverbed near Alandi town in Pune district on Thursday morning.
A First Information Report in the case has been registered at Alandi police station. Officials said the body was found in Indrayani riverbed in Chimbli village next to a crematorium. Around 10 am on Thursday, some women who were collecting garbage stumbled upon the white gunny bag and found the decomposed body inside it.
They informed the deputy sarpanch of the village, who in turn called the local police station. On Thursday evening, a case was registered under Indian Penal Code sections 302 (murder) and 201 (destruction of evidence).
Senior Inspector Dnyaneshwar Sabale, in-charge of Alandi police station, said, “The body was in a highly decomposed state, suggesting that the woman was killed some time ago. Her hands and legs were tied and the body was stuffed in a gunny bag used for fertilisers. Our first priority is to identify the victim, establish preliminary facts of the case and possible sequence of events. We are also working on some other clues.”
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