Guwahati: The body of an unidentified girl was found from a compartment of the Awadh-Assam Express at Guwahati Railway station on Friday.
After the train had arrived here from Lalgarh in Rajasthan, cleaners spotted a plastic drum inside a bag near the bathroom of S-7 coach, RPF sources said here.
On opening the drum, a decomposed body of a young girl was found.
The body has been sent for post-mortem.
Railway authorities have ordered an enquiry and efforts are on to identify the passengers, who had boarded the coach and left the bag, the sources added.