Woman’s Body Found Inside Ganjam Temple Premises, Murder Suspected

Berhampur: A 40-year-old woman’s body was found inside Mukteshwar temple premises in Venkatraipalli village of Haridapadar panchayat under Aska police limits.

The deceased has been identified as Ranjita Nahak.

Ranjita’s husband Sudam stated that she had left home to offer prayers at the temple early morning but didn’t return home. Her body was later found in the temple premises. He has accused his elder brother of killing his wife after a familial dispute turned ugly.

Upon intimation, Aska police have begun an investigation.