Cuttack, Mar 21: A woman who was bought hospital for post-mortem came alive few hours before autopsy in Cuttack on Thursday, police said today.
The rare incident came to light when a Jajpur based woman Suprava Das opened up her eyes few hours before the post-mortem.
Malgodown police has recovered the woman from the bank of the Kathajori and later took her to the hospital for post-mortem assuming her dead. She, however, opened her eyes taking the police and public into shock.
During police investigation, the woman identified herself as Suprava Das and claimed that her husband tried to kill her.
Acting on the complaint of Suprava, police registered a case against her husband Haladhar Senapati and later arrested him.