Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Boudh, Oct 29:
Bodies of two youths have been recovered today from under a culvert in Meheruni area under Manamunda police limits in Odisha’s Boudh district who had gone missing since yesterday afternoon.
The bodies of the duo hailing from Majhipada and Sigadi villages have been found from near a nullah this morning. This apart, a two-wheeler was also found from under the culvert.
The deceased have been identified as Prakash Mallik and Lankeswar Mallik.
The family members of the deceased rushed to the site and identified them.
The two youths had gone to Manamunda market for shopping yesterday. However, they did not return to their homes till late in the night and were missing since then.
With the bodies being found today morning, the family members alleged that they have been murdered.
Yesterday afternoon, the deceased duo along with one more person had left for Manamunda. While two bodies have been found and the third person remained incommunicado, the needle of suspicion has been pointed towards the missing person.
Meanwhile, police have registered a case of unnatural death and begun investigation into the matter.