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ICAI president's daughter, who went missing, found dead on railway tracks

No foul play has been noticed in this case, therefore, an accidental death case has been registered

BS Web Team & PTI  |  New Delhi 

Pallavi Vikamsey
Pallavi Vikamsey. Photo courtesy: @CAnareshdhoot Twitter handle

The body of twenty-year-old Pallavi Vikamsey, daughter of the President of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) was found on railway tracks in Central Mumbai on Wednesday evening.

The law student had gone missing while returning from a firm in south Mumbai, where she was doing her internship. An official said that she was last seen boarding a local train at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus railway station. 

Her family members, who got worried after she didn’t return home, filed a missing complaint with MRA Marg police station. Further, police found a body on the railway tracks between Parel and Curry Road station. Later, Pallavi’s relatives confirmed that it was her body. The body was handed over to them after post-mortem report. 

"We found body of a woman on tracks between Parel and Currey road yesterday at around 7.30 pm. Today, her relatives confirmed her as Pallavi Vikamsey," said DCP Samadhan Pawar, spokesperson of GRP (Central Railway).

"Prima facie it appears that the girl committed suicide," the official said. 

No foul play has been noticed in this case, therefore, an accidental death case has been registered at Dadar police station. Further investigation into the matter is underway.

First Published: Fri, October 06 2017. 08:44 IST
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