Deaf Girl Found Dead in Palwal, Haryana

A 10-year-old Deaf girl's body was found in Palwal, Haryana under mysterious circumstances. Watch our latest video for all the details.

A 10 year old Deaf girl was missing from her home in Palwal, Haryana on 24th August. Her body was found in a field in her village on Tuesday 25th August. The police suspect that the child was murdered. According to police the child had disappeared from her home at around 2:00pm, while her mother and two younger siblings were in the house. Her father works at a private company and was not home. Mohammad Illyas, SHO of Hodal police station, “Her parents searched for her. They approached us in the evening. Her body was found in a field near the next day.” Police said that the body did not have any external injuries but they suspect she was abducted and murdered.

An FIR has been lodged against unknown persons. The SHO said, “The body has been sent for postmortem and awaiting the report to check if she was sexually assaulted. We are trying to identify the accused.” The child’s uncle said, “Her family has no enemies. Her parents are distraught imagining what she must have gone through.” The uncle had claimed that the girl’s eye had been gouged out.

The SHO denied the uncle’s claim. He said, “We have checked with the doctors and they have confirmed that there was nothing unusual about her eyes. Her body was lying in the field for many hours. It was infested by flies.” Deepak Gahlawat, Superintendent of Police said, “The postmortem report is yet to come, but there are signs of sexual assault on the body. No arrests have been made yet but we have a few clues. We hope to solve the case in a few days.”