A dead body of a child, aged around two years, without head, leg and a hand was found at Gandhinagar Layout, N R Mohalla on Thursday night.
The residents informed the N R Mohalla police station and the police have started investigation. Police are collecting information regarding any registered complaint of a missing child in the district. The body of the child is kept at the mortuary of K R Hospital.
The residents are worried whether the child was used for black magic. Police Inspector Kumar and team visited the spot.