Minor girl missing in Odisha, family found suspicious

Puri: The body of a minor girl missing since yesterday was recovered from the Devi river in Puri district. The deceased has been identified as Rubina Sethi of Bauriakana village under Kakatpur police range in the district.
According to reports, Rubina went missing around 3 pm yesterday. The family members later lodged a missing person at the Kakatpur police station.After a frantic search that continued overnight, some locals spotted a body floating in the Devi River this morning. Later, family members identified the body from the missing Rubina, who was studying in seventh grade.Deceased Rubina’s uncle, Pramod Sethi said, “Rubina was constantly in touch with some plumbers from Nayagarh who were residing in our village. We suspect that she might have been murdered by them.”
Her family members alleged that one of the plumbers, Sadashiv Jena had made several calls to Rubina’s mobile phone on the day she went missing.Based on the allegations, Kakatpur police have detained Sadashiv, who is now being questioned.
Despite several attempts, senior police officials declined to comment on the incident as the case was still under investigation.

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