Delhi Man Found Hanging From Tree, Murder Suspected

According to police, the Ranhola Police Station received information about the incident on Wednesday.

Delhi Man Found Hanging From Tree, Murder Suspected

Police has registered a case and investigation is under progress.

New Delhi:

The body of a man was found hanging from a tree in west Delhi's Ranhola area, police said on Thursday.

According to police, the Ranhola Police Station received information about the incident on Wednesday.

"The body of a man, around 40 years of age, was found hanging with a rope on a tree. Both the hands of the victim were tied from behind with a rope," Deputy Commissioner of Police (outer) A Koan said.

The identity of the victim was revealed as Gaurav Bansal, a resident of Patparganj area of east Delhi, the DCP said.

He was reported missing from Anand Vihar.

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A case under IPC Section 302 (murder) has been registered and investigation is under progress, police said.

In a missing report filed at the Anand Vihar Police Station by the victim's wife, she had said that Bansal, who runs a grocery shop in Karkardooma area, was missing since Tuesday. She said he had suffered some losses in the business.

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