Body of girl found; murder suspected

Sambalpur: Police have recovered the dead body of a girl from Pindripalli village under Sasan police station of the district on Tuesday.

The identity of the girl, aged between 18 to 20 years is yet to be established.

Police suspect death of the girl due to head injury as there is a huge cut mark on the back side of her head.

The body has been sent for post-mortem.

“From circumstantial evidence, it seems the girl has been murdered,” Sambalpur SP Akhileswar Singh said.

More information is awaited.