Muzaffarnagar: Farmer’s body found near tube well with throat slit

Muzaffarnagar: The body of a farmer was found with the throat slit in Mansurpur village here, police said today.

SHO Nitin Kumar said that yesterday Vikas (40) had gone to irrigate his fields and did not return afterwards.

After searching the area, his body was found near a tube well in his fields with his throat slit, he added.

The body has been sent for post-mortem, he said, adding that the investigation is on in the case.