Minor boy`s head found, human sacrifice suspected

In a suspected case of human sacrifice, the head of a minor boy was found in a field in Gopiganj area, police said on Thursday.

Last Updated: Jun 23, 2011, 11:39 AM IST

Bhadoi: In a suspected case of human sacrifice, the head of a minor boy was found in a field in Gopiganj area here, police said on Thursday.

The head of a three-year-old boy was spotted by children who had gone to play in the field, owned by a man identified as OM Singh, they said.

Police said the efforts made to locate the boy`s torso had been in vain, adding that they are yet to ascertain his identity.
In another suspected case of human sacrifice, the decomposed body of a minor girl was found on June 11 with one of her kidneys missing in Bhitokhar village in the state.

PTI