Anandapur, Feb 17: A body of a woman was found lying in farm land near Mankadakenda village under Ramachandrapur police limits in Keonjhar district today.
The deceased has been identified as Meena Nayak, a resident of Mankadakenda village.
According to the locals, Meena had gone for fishing to a nearby pond on Tuesday and did not return since then. The family and some locals tried to trace her throughout the day but failed to do so.
On Wednesday morning, some locals spotted the body of Meena lying in the farmland in a nearby village and informed the police.
On being informed, the police reached the spot and recovered the body. Further, they sent the body for post-mortem and launched a probe into the matter.