New Delhi: The body of an unidentified
youth was on Tuesday found stuffed inside a bag outside a railway
station in West Delhi, police said.
The incident was reported from outside Najafgarh
railway station. The case reminded of a recent case in which a
woman`s body was found stuffed inside a bag outside New Delhi
railway station in February.
The body was discovered at around 2.00 pm. He appeared to
be a south Indian and is of around 25-years-old.
The hands and legs of the body were tied with ropes
and investigators suspect it to be a case of strangulating to
The body is in a decomposed state and its
identification appears difficult, a senior police official
According to Delhi Police statistics, a total of 761
unidentified bodies were recovered this year so far with North
Delhi topping the list with 181. Crime and Railways wing
registered 141 similar cases this year so far.
The figures for other districts are: Central (85),
North-West (53), Outer (48), West (46), East (45), North-East
(44), South (37), New Delhi and South-East (31 each),
South-West (18) and IGI (1).