20-year-old girl, a polytechnic student, went missing on Thursday and was found murdered in Madiaon on Friday morning. The girl, identified as Sanskriti Rai of Ballia district was daughter of an advocate and was living in Indiranagar while pursuing her second year from the polytechnic in Ghazipur police station area.
The examination of the spot suggests that assailants brought the girl in a four-wheeler, dragged her for over 25 metres and left her lying injured. The girl had grievous injury on forehead, apparently caused by a blunt and heavy object. Besides, multiple injuries and bruises were found on her hands and face.