Body Found Hanging at Khandagiri

Published: 23rd December 2015 04:16 AM  |   Last Updated: 23rd December 2015 04:16 AM   |  A+A-

BHUBANESWAR: The body of a youth was found hanging from a tree on Khandagiri hills here on Tuesday.

According to police, at about 1.30 pm, some tourists spotted the body suspended from a tree behind the Jain Temple on the hill and reported the matter to Forest Department.

Khandagiri Police and a forensic team reached the spot, recovered the body and conducted preliminary inquiry.

While the identity of the deceased could not be ascertained, a train ticket was found in his shirt pocket. The youth was around 25 years old, police said.

A case of unnatural death has been registered in this connection and body of the youth sent to Capital Hospital for autopsy.


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