The deceased has been identified as Asha Charan Majhi (52), a resident of Jamada village of Mayurbhanj district.
A staff of Salinia Community Health Centre (CHC) in Khordha, Majhi had been sent on deputation to Ranki Covid Hospital a few months back.
As per the Hotel Prince staff, the doctor had booked Room No-306 for seven days stay starting from December 1 after completing his 14-day Covid-19 duty. However, from December 3 he was not allowing the housekeeping staffs to clean his room.
In the morning today, Majhi kept on sleeping till late and the hotel staff tried to wake him up but failed.
Later, Town Police found Majhi dead by reaching the spot.
A case of unnatural death has been lodged in connection with the incident and the autopsy report of the deceased is awaited.