Abducted girl found dead in canal

Muzaffarnagar: A 20-year-old girl who was abducted last month was found murdered in a canal in Muzaffarnagar district.

The body of Puja, daughter of Suresh Kumar, was sent for post-mortem and investigation is on.

SP-city Rakesh Kumar Singh said one accused Arjun has already been arrested for abduction and search is on for two other culprits in this connection.

Arjun fell in love with Puja but his family did not allow their marriage.

It is alleged Puja was abducted on February 23. Her body was found in Ganga canal at Khatoli yesterday.

Meanwhile, an irate crowd protested and blocked the road at Khatoli over the incident, with her body on the road.