Bhagalpur: The body of a missing eight-year-old boy was found in a sack near his uncle's house at Budhuchak in Bihar's Bhagalpur district by the police today.

Ankit Kumar alias Nihal's body was found in a sack froma a bush following a tip-off two days after he went missing, the police said.

His father had lodged a missing report with the police. Two persons have been detained for questioning in connection with the murder of the boy, the police said adding security has been beefed up in the village in view of the tension there.

(Agencies)

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