The deceased has been identified as Nalini Kanta Jena. He is survived by his wife and three-year old daughter.
As per reports, Jena was found hanging from the ceiling of his house in the early morning. He was rushed to a nearby hospital, but was declared dead on arrival by doctors.
On being informed, Udit Nagar police reached the spot and initiated a probe into the matter.
Although police suspect it to be a case of suicide, no such note was found there, an official said.