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25-year-old missing medical student found dead near college in Agra

A post-graduation medical student was found dead near her college in Uttar Pradesh's Agra. The police have arrested a doctor working at UP's Jalaun city, in connection with the case. 

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New Delhi Published on: August 20, 2020 8:45 IST
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Medical student found dead in Agra

A post-graduation medical student was found dead near her college in Uttar Pradesh. The incident was reported from Agra on Wednesday, from where the body of the 25-year-old girl from Delhi was recovered. According to a statement by the deceased's family, the girl had been missing since Tuesday evening. A case of kidnapping was filed, hours before her body was found.

Meanwhile, the police have arrested a doctor working at UP's Jalaun city, in connection with the case. The woman's family had identified the doctor as an accused.

"The family of the woman told police that a medical officer - a doctor from Jalaun - was harassing her and had even threatened her," Babloo Kumar, a police officer from Agra was quoted as saying.

"The student was found dead Wednesday morning; the body has been sent for postmortem. The accused has been taken into custody. She had suffered injuries on her head and neck; the injury marks indicated a struggle. We are trying to recover CCTV footage from the nearby areas," he added.

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