Reported by Santosh Jagdev
Bhubaneswar, Mar 15:
Commissionerate Police on Saturday recovered an unidentified body of a 40-year old person lying near National Highway-5 at Gangapada Chhak under the Jatni police limits here.
After getting information from the spot by local people, zone-3 Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Pratap Swain along with scientific team rushed to the spot and sent the body for autopsy to the Capital Hospital.
Jatni police said though they have registered an case of unnatural death (UD), they would be able to gather more information about the cause of death after they receive the autopsy report. They said the body was probably thrown at the spot last night.
The police further said the deceased has a cut mark on his forehead and the head appeared to have been crushed with some heavy object. Besides, no proof of identity was found from the deceased body or dress.
“After the post-mortem report comes, we will get clear picture of whether he was murdered or it was case of a road accident ,” the Jatni police added.