A 22-year-old married woman was found dead under mysterious circumstances in Mashobra area of Shimla district on Thursday night.
As per reports, the semi naked body of the victim Chitra was found near Baldeya in Mashobra. “The victim was staying at her maternal aunt’s house and she had left her house last night after which she was found dead on Mashobra road around midnight,” police said.
Police said that it seems that the victim was crushed to death by unidentified vehicle on purpose and they have ruled out the possibility of rape as her autopsy report has revealed that she was not sexually assaulted.
“We detained her maternal aunt and six others relatives on suspicion and we would be able to comment on reasons behind the murder after the investigations are over,” police said, adding that further investigations in the matter are on.