Mayurbhanj: Kaptipada police today exhumed the decomposed body of a man who had gone missing since September 17.
Police today recovered the body of Soma Sujaee of Salachua village, who was allegedly killed by three persons during gambling.
Sources said a scuffle had ensued between Sujaee and some other persons over sharing of gambling money.
The deceased had to pay Rs 40 during the gambling but he did not. Irate over the refusal, miscreants asphyxiated him to death. Later, they buried the body.
Meanwhile on September 19, his family filed a missing report at the Kaptipada police station. Investigation is on in the matter.