Nayagarh, Feb 20: Mystery shrouded the death of a youth whose body was found hanging to a tree in Guptapalli village under Khuntabandha panchayat in Nayagarh district on Saturday.
The identification of the deceased is yet to be ascertained.
As per the report, some locals who had been to attend nature’s call early in the morning came across the body hanging from the branch of a tree located in a field on the outskirts of the village. They immediately called up police.
After police reached the spot and carried out the preliminary investigation it came to notice that, the feet of the deceased was touching the ground, which points at a possible foul play.
Police is investigating the death from all angles after sending the body for autopsy.