Kendrapara: Body of Sanjukta Behera, President of Pattamundai block Anganwadi workers’ association, was found in a hanging state at a bamboo bush in Kadalibana village of Odisha’s Kendrapara district today.
Citing injury marks on the lifeless body, the family members of the deceased woman have alleged that Behera’s lover murdered her.
On being informed, police reached the village, recovered the body and sent it for post-mortem. Investigation into the matter is underway.
The family members have lodged a complaint in Pattamundai Police Station alleging that one Sanjeeb Rout of Choudakulat area had an affair with the woman. A dispute ensued between the two last evening, following which Behera went missing, they alleged.