Sambalpur: The body of a man, with several injury marks, was found from an abandoned well on Monday morning in Bauriguda police limits of Kuchinda in Sambalpur district.
The deceased was identified as Rama Das Kua (40).
According to sources, some locals spotted the body floating inside the well early this morning and alerted the police about the same.
On being informed, cops reached the spot and retrieved the body from the well. Police have also initiated an investigation into the case.
Though the exact reason behind the man’s death is yet to be ascertained, prima facie investigation suggested that the man was attacked on his head with a sharp weapon, said the police.
It is also suspected that Rama might have been murdered over past enmity, the police added.