Sub Divisional Magistrate found dead

Sub Divisional Magistrate found dead

The body of Meera, the Sub Divisional Magistrate of Model Town, was found in her car in Sector 15 of Rohini at 7:15 am, a senior police official said.

She is a resident of Paschim Vihar, the official said adding her family had been informed about the incident.

The police said the car of the 44-year-old SDM was badly damaged and it appeared that it was hit by a hard object.

"A bottle of alcohol was recovered from the car," the official said adding the body has been sent for post-mortem.

Asked whether Meera died in an accident, he said that police was investigating all angles. "We cannot surely say that is an accident now. We have to investigate the matter".

On recovery of alcohol bottles, the official said investigators cannot say whether she was drunk when the incident took place and only a medical examination will ascertain this.

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