Woman boxer found dead in hotel room in Bihar

Updated: 18 December 2011 23:46 IST

A woman boxer was found dead inside a hotel room in this headquarter town of Vaishali district on Sunday, the police said.

Hajipur, Bihar:

A woman boxer was found dead inside a hotel room in this headquarter town of Vaishali district on Sunday, the police said.

Acting on a complaint from the hotel staff, police broke open the room and found Tanuja Kanyal (18) hanging from the ceiling, Superintendent of Police U K Sinha said.

The documents recovered from the room suggest that the deceased hailed from Pithorgarh district of Uttarakhand.

The hotel staff told the police that Tanuja had checked into the hotel with Rakesh Kumar, who is said to be an SSB constable, Saturday evening.

Rakesh had vacated the room this morning, the SP said.

Topics : Boxing
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