Jajpur, July 6: Tension ran high at Mirzapur village under Dharmasala police limits in the district after a lady teacher was found dead while her husband and daughter were critically injured on Monday.
The injured father and daughter have been shifted to SCB Hospital in Cuttack.
According to reports, the deceased Tarulata Biswal who was working as a teacher at Ananta Kumari Girls High School in Mirzapur, was staying at a rented house in Mohanty Sahi of the village along with her husband and daughter for the last 25 years.
Neighbours found her body lying in a pool of blood in the yard of her rented house this morning and alerted the villagers who rescued her critically injured husband and daughter.
Dharmasala police rushed to the spot being informed about the incident and sent the father-daughter duo to hospital.
Police have launched a probe into the incident sending the body for post-mortem.