Keonjhar: The body of an old man with his throat slit was found near Melana village under Ghatagaon police limits of Keonjhar district today morning.
The deceased old man has been identified as the native of Marshapal village under Ghasipur block.
The locals witnessed the body of the old man lying in a pool of blood near the roadside, they informed the police.
On being informed, the police reached the spot and have started a probe into the matter.
The exact reason behind the incident will be be known after investigation is over, informed police officials,