Baripada: Mystery shrouded the death of a youth whose body was found hanging to a tree near his house in Padagadi village under Kaptipada police limits in Mayurbhanj district on Sunday.
The deceased has been identified as Braja Kishore Bindhani of the same locality.
Braja, who went to bed after dinner at his house last night went missing a few hours later. His body was spotted hanging from a tree located inside a mango garden located around 100 meters away in this morning.
Kaptipada Police reached the spot and seized the body for autopsy later in the day.
While an investigation is underway into the incident, it is still not clear whether the victim has committed suicide or somebody has killed him.