Nabarangpur: In shocking incident, a teacher of a primary school of Indrangar area in Umerkote, burnt to death alive by a man yesterday when the latter was on his way home. After committing the ghastly act the accused later surrendered before police.
The deceased has been identified as Biswajit Mistry of Chhatabeda village.
According to sources, locals found the teacher on fire on the bank of a pond on last morning and informed police.
Getting information about the incident, Raighar police rushed to the spot and seized bike, match box, blood stained stick and launched an investigation into the case.
However, the accused has been identified as Prashant Das.