Berhampur: Mystery shrouded the death of a youth whose body was found from an abandoned well in Bhaliajhola village under Patapur police limits in Ganjam on Tuesday.
The deceased has been identified as Bijuli Nayak of the same locality.
As per the family members of the deceased, he had gone missing after leaving his home in some work yesterday morning didn’t return till late in the night. A frantic search by them to trace Bijuli went in vein later in the night.
Some locals found the deceased floating inside a well this morning and called up fire services personnel who fished it out and rushed to Digapahandi Community Health Centre (CHC) for autopsy.
Police have lodged a case of unnatural death in connection with the incident.