UP: Farmer found dead in Muzaffarnagar; police launches probe after discovering deep wounds

Muzaffarnagar: The body of a farmer with injury marks was found in Bhuvapur village in Muzaffarnagar, the police said on Saturday.

Representational image. AFP

Representational image. AFP

According to Circle Officer Mohd Rizwan, Brijesh Pal (32) left home on Friday to work on his farm but did not return.

Locals later found him in a field with deep wounds, possibly inflicted by sharp-edged weapons. He was rushed to a hospital, where he was declared "brought dead", the police said.

An FIR was lodged against unknown assailants and a probe into the incident is underway, they said.


Published Date: Sep 16, 2017 04:33 pm | Updated Date: Sep 16, 2017 04:33 pm