Parala tragedy: Suicide note matches with deceased’s handwriting

Paralakhemundi: The handwriting bureau on Friday confirmed that the note recovered from the crime spot where Parala king Gopinath Gajapati Narayan Deb’s former manager Anang Manjari Patra and three of her siblings committed suicide, matches with the handwriting of the deceased.

Multiple reports received by the Crime Branch in connection with the suicides also included the forensic report which revealed that all the four deceased died at different times.

While three including Patra had died after consuming poison, Tulu Patra, recovered in a critical condition from the spot, died in the following day after battling for life at the MKCG medical college and hospital in Berhampur.

Meanwhile, the senior officials of the crime branch are looking into ways in which the persons accused for the deaths by the family members of Anang Manjari could be brought under the purview of the probe.