Agra, June 8 -- The Uttar Pradesh Police on Friday constituted a special investigative team (SIT) and suspended five police officials over alleged negligence, five days after the mutilated body of a three-year-old girl was found in a garbage dump in Aligarh in Uttar Pradesh.

The brutalised body of the child was found on June 2 in Tappal town, around 50km from Aligarh, triggering protests.

Briefing media persons in Lucknow, additional director general (ADG) of police (law and order), Anand Kumar said, "An SIT has been constituted under the supervision of the superintendent of police (rural) Mahilal Patidar. Experts, forensic team and special operation group (SOG) have been included in the SIT to investigate the case on a fast-track basis."...