Bhubaneswar: A youth was found hanging from a tree on premises of a primary school at Pokhariput under Airfield police station limits on outskirts of Bhubaneswar today.
The deceased was identified as Narayan Jena, a resident of Baliamala in Balipatna area.
According to reports, some locals spotted the body hanging from the tree on the school premises and informed the police. A police team then reached the spot, seized the body and sent it to Capital hospital for post-mortem.
The police have also recovered the deceased’s mobile phone from his pocket and his driving license from where his identity was ascertained.
Commissionerate Police have launched a probe to ascertain the cause of the youth’s death or foul play if any.