Cuttack: The body of the headmaster, who was missing, found on the bank of Mahanadi river near Khamaranga under Banki block in Cuttack on Tuesday.
The deceased has been identified as Nimei Charan Mohapatra. He was posted as headmaster in Singhanathpur UGME school.
According to sources, Mohapatra had gone missing after the school hours a few days ago. However, his body was found floating on the bank of Mahanadi river near Khamaranga this morning. Locals spotted the body and alerted the same to the police.
Police reached the spot and seized the body for post-mortem. A case has been registered and a probe has been initiated, sources added.