Bhubaneswar: The body of a youth, aged around 20 years, was recovered from Bindusagar lake here on Sunday. According to reports, the youth jumped into Bindusagar late on Saturday night.
Lingaraj police along with Fire Service personnel carried out a search last night but were unsuccessful. The deceased has been identified as Saishree Jyoti Prakash, a native of Samantrapur area of the city. He was a student of B.Tech, sources said.
Reports stated that he had shared an emotional post of social media on Saturday, before he resorted to the alleged extreme step.
Today morning, the search operation resumed and the youth’s body was retrieved. The police suspects it to be a case of suicide and accordingly a case has been registered at Lingaraj police station.