Berhampur: A youth was reportedly found dead under mysterious circumstances from inside a well in Bidyutpuri area of the city this morning.
Some locals reportedly spotted the body of one Ambika Prasad Padhi floating on the water of the well and informed the Baidyanathpur Police, who reached the spot and recovered the body before sending it to hospital for post-mortem.
While police are yet to ascertain the exact reason behind Padhi's death, his family members, alleged that he has been murdered by some miscreants.
Earlier, Padhi's kin had also lodged an FIR with the local police stating that he was missing for the last two days.
Sources at the police said that investigation into the matter is underway and mystery behind Padhi's death would be cracked soon.