Rourkela: Body of a woman with grievous injuries on face was found in a hedge near Tara Tarini Temple in Sector 6 of Rourkela today.
The deceased has been identified as Sujata Mohapatra, a resident of Koel Nagar here was working as a life insurance agent.
Thought the exact cause of her death is yet to be established, it is suspected that she was crushed to death with stone.
A scooter was also found parked near her body. Police reached the spot and initiated a probe.
“Preliminary investigation suggests that she has been murdered but under what circumstances can only be known after probe,” said Rourkela ASP Debi Prasad Dash.