Bargarh: The body of an elderly man was found hanging from a tree in Kutharpali village under Ambabhonna police limits in Bargarh district today.
The deceased has been identified as Prahallad Dash (57).
According to reports, Dash was serving as the headmaster of Budhipali UP School.
Today morning Dash was found hanging from a ‘Kumbhi’ tree at a distance of about 500 metres from his house. It is suspected that Dash who was not keeping well was under mental pressure and could have committed suicide.
Villagers discovered Dash hanging from the tree and informed his family.
Later police reached the spot and seized the body.
A case of unnatural has been registered at the Ambabhonna police station in this connection.