Anandpur: Tension prevailed in Nuapara village under Kolimati panchayat after the body of a local youth found floating in Mushala river in Keonjhar district on Thursday.
The incident came to fore after some locals spotted the body in the water early in the morning and called up Ghasipura Police to report.
After police reached the spot and fished out the deceased from water, he was found to be a resident of Ostapala village under Tamaka Police Station area, identified as Gobind Chandra Palei.
Gobind had visited his daughter-in-law’s house in Kolimati village a couple of days back and was staying there when went missing last night.
The body has been sent for autopsy and the matter is under investigation.