Lucknow, Apr 8: In a shocking incident, the body of a minor girl was found in a parked car inside self proclaimed godman and rape convict Asaram’s ashram in Gonda district of Uttar Pradesh on Friday.
According to police, the girl, whose body was found inside the parked car was reported missing from her house since four days.
As per media reports, the car was parked inside the ashram’s premises in Bimour village of Nagar Kotwali since several days.
One of the ashram’s staff went to check the vehicle today after foul smell started coming out of the car.
Upon inspecting the vehicle the staff saw the body lying inside the car and then immediately informed the police.
Subsequently, the police reached the spot, took custody of the body and sent it for postmortem.
The police have said that from an initial investigation, it has been determined that it is a case of murder. However, the exact details of the incident will be ascertained after the postmortem.
The police and a forensic team are inspecting the ashram premises for any possible lead or clue.
Further investigations are underway.