Body of 35-year old woman found

Jajpur: Mystery shrouds the death of a 35-year-old woman whose body was found in a crop land of Nalua village in Jajpur district today, police said. "The body bore injury marks on her neck. We suspect she was killed and later thrown in the field", said inspector- in-charge, Korei police station, B N Samal.

On being informed by the villagers that a body of an unknown woman was lying in the field, police seized the body and sent it for autopsy. "We recovered an unidentified body and sent it to the Community Health Centre (CHC) at Danagadi for post mortem. We will circulate her photograph in the media and police stations to establish her identity," said inspector-in-charge of Korei police station B N Samal.

Preliminary investigation suggested that the woman was murdered. We are waiting for post mortem report and action will be initiated after that, Samal said adding further investigation was continuing.