Kantabanji, Feb 7: The body of a youth was found lying along the road under mysterious circumstances at Ganjabahal Chhak under Bangomunda police limits in Balangir district today.
The deceased has been identified as Gana Bachha of Ganjabahal village.
Though the exact reason behind Gana’s death is yet to be known, his family members alleged that Gana was killed by some miscreants.
According sources, some local resident spotted the body lying under a tree at Ganjabahal Chhak on Bhalumunda-Belpada road and alerted the family members, who later informed the police.
Later, the police reached the spot and seized the body for post-mortem.