Kalahandi, Feb 5: Half burnt body of a woman was today found in a forest near Kidding village under Lanjigarh police station limits in the district.
Police said that the body of the woman who is yet to be identified was first spotted by few locals who immediately informed the police. “A major portion of the body sustained burn injuries and we suspect that the woman has been murdered. We have sent the body for post-mortem to ascertain the cause of death,” said a police official.
Police said that they are also going through man missing reports of neighbouring police stations to establish the identity of the deceased.