Couple murdered in Sambalpur

Sambalpur: In a ghastly incident, a couple was murdered inhumanly in Bandhapalli village under Chipilima police limits of the district.

The deceased were identified as Chittaranjan Naik and his wife Puspanjali.

Police recovered bodies of the childless couple in a pool of blood yesterday after breaking the door of the room where the duo was staying.

Source said the room was locked from outside and the delay in opening the door caused suspicion among the villagers yesterday morning who informed the police.

Primary investigation shows more than two people were involved in the double murder, said sources at police office. Further he added the probe is going on with the help from scientific team and sniffer dogs.