Five youths found dead on rail track in capital

Five youths were on Saturday found dead and another was found in an injured condition on a railway track under mysterious circumstances in the national capital, police said.

Last Updated: Sep 11, 2010, 23:21 PM IST

New Delhi: Five youths were on Saturday found dead
and another was found in an injured condition on a railway
track under mysterious circumstances in the national capital,
police said.

All the six were found on the rail track in Y-Block in
Mangolpuri this morning, they said.

The deceased have been identified as Sunny, Manoj,
Sanjeev, Sagar and Sunny, while the injured person as Rohit.

"There were lot of injury marks on the dead bodies,
including on head and chest. Their clothes were also torn," a
senior police official said.

The official said they initially suspected the five were
killed somewhere else and dumbed there. However, Rohit gave a
statement to police claiming that it was a case of accident.

"We are looking for one Farooq who called them. His
whereabouts are still unknown," he said.

The families of the deceased youths claimed that they
were murdered.

The bodies have been sent for postmortem at Sanjay Gandhi
Hospital.

PTI