Young girl’s body found hanging to tree in Dhenkanal village
Dhenkanal: The body of a young girl was found hanging to a tree at Padapatia village under Parjanga police limits in Kankadahada of Dhenkanal district on Wednesday.
The identity of the deceased girl is yet to be ascertained.
On being informed by the locals, police reached the spot and launched a probe into the incident. The body was then seized and sent to a local hospital for post-mortem.
While a detailed investigation into the matter is underway, prima facie it appears that the girl was raped and then murdered, sources in the police informed.