Berhampur, Sep 24: The body of man was found lying on the veranda of Radhakrishna Temple in Radhakanta Sahi under the Bada Bazaar police limits today.
The deceased has been identified as Kalia Sahu was found lying in pool of blood.
After getting information, the Bada Bazaar police reached the spot and sent the body for postmortem and started investigation.
Kalia had come to the temple jumping over the wall on Wednesday midnight, said temple officials.
The guard inside the temple, Narayan Sahu, informed the trustee and priest Ram Chandra Pradhan of the Radhakrishna temple around on Wednesday, 2 am about the incident.
Later, the trustee reported the matter to the police.