THANE: A 20-year-old girl was by an near Hazuri area earlier on Saturday morning off near Nitin junction. ‘

The police said that the girl has been identified as Prachi Vikas zade, a resident of Kopri and was a student of Thane based college.

The police said that Zade sustained multiple injuries on neck as well as stomach with a sharp knife, when some onlookers spotted her profusely bleeding on the road and was rushed to a private hospital.

A senior police officer said that she succumbed to injuries and was declared dead.

The police have got a few clues on the spot and have identified one accused.

A senior official informed that they have launched the manhunt to nab him and several teams have been formed.

The police are still clueless about the motive. However, there could be a love angle to it which shall be also be probed.
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