Body of woman found under bridge in Khurda

Khurda: The blood-stained body of an unidentified woman, aged around 17-18, was found under Malaguni river bridge near Nirakarpur on National Highway-16 on Sunday morning.

According to reports, it is suspected that the woman was murdered by crushing her head before throwing body near the bridge.

Meanwhile, the police personnel from Nirakarpur and Jankia police stations have rushed to the spot and started investigation, while the identity of the deceased woman has not yet been ascertained.