Angul: Lifeless body of a youth packed in a sack and his motorcycle were recovered from an abandoned well at Dhipasahi village under Jarpada police limits in Odisha’s Angul district today.
According to reports, Sibananda Pradhan, the deceased, went missing since the evening of November 2. A missing complaint in this regard was lodged by his brother with Jarpada police.
Villagers today complained of foul smell coming out of the well and informed police about it. After reaching the spot, cops recovered the body and the two-wheeler from the well.
One Jugala Nayak of the village was detained by police for questioning in connection with the incident. It is suspected that Pradhan was murdered over a matter pertaining to mortgaging of motorcycle.