Jajpur: The body of a woman with her hands and legs tied up was found along National Highway 5 near Bhakuda Chhak under Balichandrapur police station in Jajpur district on Tuesday.
The identity of the deceased is yet to be ascertained.
According to sources, some locals spotted the body in bushes alongside the road when they had gone to collect firewoods at around 7 am today. On receiving information, Balichandrapur police reached the spot and seized.
The exact cause behind the death is yet to be ascertained. It is suspected that the woman died four to five days back. The body has been sent for post-mortem.