Dhenkanal, Nov 25: The dead body of a youth was recovered from a pond in Sibulapashi village under the Kamakhyanagar area of Dhenkanal district.
The deceased has been identified as Tusharkant Mohanty, a class 12th student and resident of Sibulapashi village.
According to the sources, Mohanty didn’t return to his home since yesterday evening. The family members searched for him until late at night, but did not find him. His body was found floating in a pond on Thursday morning.
On being informed, the local police arrived at the spot and started an investigation.
“The body was sent for the post-mortem. Further investigation in this matter is underway”, said a police official.