Bhubaneswar: A young woman was found hanging from a tree in the Jaydev Vatika here on Wednesday. The park staff first spotted the body hanging from a tree and called the police who launched an inquiry with the scientific team.
"Our security guard found the body hanging from a tree in the park in the morning. We immediately informed police", Jayadev Vatika official said.
"We have no information about the time of her entry as the booking counters have been sealed due to Covid outbreak", he added.
The identity of the deceased has not been established.
Security of the Jayadev Vatika said "I came to know from my colleague that a woman committed suicide by hanging herself from a tree with the help of her stole. I immediately dialled '100' (PCR) following which police reached the spot and seized the body. Later, I also lodged a complaint with police in this regard."
It is suspected that the woman remained in the park since last night.
In another incident, a man was found hanging in a three-storey building at Saheed Nagar area in the morning. The deceased identified as Jajulya Nath is reportedly a resident of Pipili in Puri district.