Partially-Buried Body Unearthed From Kuakhai Riverbed In Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Partially-buried body of an unidentified youth was unearthed from sand on the bank of Kuakhai River on outskirts of the capital city on Thursday.

The body was found buried in the riverbed at Balijatra ground under Mancheswar police station yesterday evening. It was unearthed today in presence of magistrate, DCP and scientific team.

Locals suspect that he was murdered and buried in the riverbed. His hands and legs became visible after recent rainfall. Police is yet to ascertain his identity.