Semi-decomposed body of 75-year-old man found in west Delhi

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New Delhi, Jun 9 (PTI) The body of a 75-year-old man in a semi-decomposed condition was recovered from a drain in Paschim Vihar area on Wednesday, three days after he went missing from his home in west Delhi, police said.

The deceased, Chinna Tambi, a resident of Raghubir Nagar in west Delhi went missing from his home on June 6, they said.

The police said a missing report was lodged by his grandson on June 7 and accordingly efforts were initiated to trace him.

'On Wednesday, we received information about a body lying inside a drain in the jurisdiction of Paschim Vihar east. The body was found to be in semi-decomposed condition and was taken out of the drain and eventually identified by the family members as Chinna Tambi,' a senior police officer said.

The officer said no apparent assault marks were seen on the body and statements of family members and enquiry done do not reveal any foul play. PTI AMP KJ

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