Bhubaneswar: In a shocking incident, a lady forester was found dead at her quarters while another youth was rescued in a critical condition from a nearby quarter at Daringbadi today.
It is suspected that the youth, whose identity is yet to be ascertained, attempted suicide after killing the lady forester over an alleged love affair.
The deceased has been identified as Banita Diggal. She was posted as forest guard of Sonepur beat and was staying at the government quarters at Dasingbadi in Daringbadi.
The youth, who has been rescued in a critical condition, has been admitted to the hospital.