NEW DELHI: A teenaged student of a government senior secondary school was found dead under mysterious circumstances near a drain in R.K. Puram here on Friday.

The body of 16-year-old Chandan Kumar was found by some passers-by in Sector 8 and the police were informed. The body bore multiple injuries. The police suspect the teenager was beaten up before being strangled with a shoelace. The mobile phone and shoes of the victim are missing.

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