Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Paradip, Nov 5:

A youth was found dead under suspicious circumstances inside a liquor shop near Pankapal under Kujang block in Odisha’s Jagatsinghpur district this morning.


The deceased was identified as Ullas Jena (30), a staff of the shop.

According to reports, Jena slept at the shop last night along with three other persons.

It has been alleged that a person killed Jena and torched the body to give the incident an angle of fire mishap at the shop.

Tension gripped the spot after the body was spotted this morning as irate locals ransacked the liquor shop and set it on fire.

They also blocked the Cuttack-Pradaip road demanding compensation for the family members of the deceased and arrest of the accused.

Police have detained three persons in connection with the incident.