Bargirl killed in Mumbai, police launch manhunt

Mumbai: The Mumbai police have launched a manhunt to trace a person who allegedly killed a 21-year old bar girl by strangulating her.

According to police, they got information from a hospital's casualty department this morning that a girl with visible strangulation marks had died during treatment. The police said that Sunita, a resident of MAHADA colony in Tardeo in Central Mumbai, was staying with her live-in partner, Radheye.

Her neighbours found that Sunita, a bar girl by profession, was unconscious and took her to the Nair hospital where she was declared dead.

"When we inspected her body, we found that she was strangled using a rope," said a police official adding that Radheye was missing from the place. "We suspect that Sunita was killed due to some domestic fight with Radheyeand were looking for him," he said.