Berhampur: Panic gripped Jayapur village under Aska police limits after a decomposed body of a 30-year-old person was recovered from the septic tank of his residence on Friday. The deceased has been identified as Kabula Patra.
According to reports, Kabula was untraceable for the last two days and it is suspected that he was brutally hacked to death by his younger brother Santosh Patra who was recently released from jail on parole.
Villagers suspect that Santosh might have killed his brother over some family feud and dumped his body in the septic tank in the backyard.
Senior police officials reached the spot and have launched an investigation into the matter.