Bhubaneswar: The body of a person was found floating in a pond near Mahilacharibatia village in Jagatsinghpur district this morning.
The identity of the deceased was yet to be established. It is suspected that the person was killed and then thrown into the pond by some miscreants last night.
According to reports, some locals first saw the body floating in the pond early this morning. Then they informed the police about the incident.
On being informed, the police have reached the spot and stated investigation.