Lucknow: The body of a Class 12 girl student was recovered from a drain here on Monday morning, police said.

The girl was identified as Unnati Sharma, resident of Jankipuram locality and a student at Rani Laxmi Bai (RLB) College. She was reported missing five days ago while on her way to college.

Her father lodged a complaint after she failed to return home.

An investigating police official said they were looking if she was sexually assaulted before she was killed.