KalingaTV News Network
Balangir: Tension ran high at Tumerchua Nagapada village under Kantabanji police limits in the district this morning, after a man’s body was found hanging from a tree near his in-laws house.
The deceased has been identified as Nilakantha Ketaki of Garei village under Bangamunda block.
Body of Nilakantha, who was living in his in-laws house for last 17 years and was mentally sick, was first spotted by his wife, today morning. The in-laws of the deceased called up the Kantabanji Police which reached the spot and seized the dead body.
Police said the man had attempted suicide on several occasions in the past. He went out of his in-laws house last night and did not return for long. He was found hanging from a tree behind the house, this morning.
A case of unnatural death has been registered in the incident while police suspects it to be a case of suicide.