**Puri: ** The young woman whose nude dead body was recovered from Mangupada forest under Delang Police station here might be from Jharkhand. A debit card, recovered from near the dead body was reportedly issued from Jharkhand. Hence the Police is taking help of the Jharkhand Police.
Delanga Police Station IIC and investigative officer in the case, Dayanidhi Nayak on Thursday informed this on Thursday.
The dead body of the victim, suspected to be raped and murdered, was recovered on Wednesday with a slit in her throat. A knife and clothes of the woman were also not recovered from nearby.
He also said that the police has not been able to get any additional information regarding the case. However, the preliminary investigation revealed that the woman could be traveling on train and stopped at the local railway station which is not far from the place.
“We have informed other police stations about the body and traced sought information regarding. But identity of the victim is yet to be found out. We have recovered a debit card from near the dead body which belongs to Jharkhand. We suspect that the girl could be from there. We are in contact with the Jharkhand police to find out more details about the case,” he addes.