Dhenkanal, Apr 5: A bank employee of Canana Syndicate bank in Dhenkanal allegedly committed suicide over financial irregularities, police said today.
The deceased has been identified as Bibhuti Bhushan Mohanty, a resident of Siminoi village under Sadar block.
According to the police reports, some locals spotted the body of Bibhuti lying near Borapada-Gahakhunti road and informed the police subsequently. The police reached the spot and sent the body for post-mortem.
On the other hand, it was found that Bibhuti was under pressure for alleged financial irregularities in the bank and it is suspected that he committed suicide under that pressure.
However, the true reason behind his death can only be ascertained after the post-mortem reports, said an official.