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Body of kidnapped teenager recovered from well

The body of a teenager, who was kidnapped for ransom from Sanand city, was today recovered from a well on the outskirts of a village near here, police said.



Ahmedabad: The body of a teenager, who was
kidnapped for ransom from Sanand city, was today recovered
from a well on the outskirts of a village near here, police
said.

"The body found in the well on the outskirts of Goraj
village is that of 16-year-old Shaktisinh Jhala who was
missing since Tuesday evening...The throat has been slit and
the body was thrown in the well," Sanand police inspector M N
Jhala said.

The body has been fished out and sent to civil hospital
for post-mortem, he said.

Shaktisinh, grandson of a prominent land broker in Sanand
taluka, was missing since Tuesday night. His parents had filed
a complaint with the Sanand police yesterday.

Police said the parents received a phone call last night
asking them to pay Rs two crore as ransom for the boy`s
release.

DSP M M Malek said they are questioning friends of the
teenager and also trying to trace his mobile phone calls made
in the last couple of days.

PTI

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