Rayagada: The body of a 19-year-old college student was found under mysterious circumstances near LIC office in Kasturinagar in Rayagada district early on Sunday morning.
The deceased, identified as M Suresh Kumar, was a student of Rayagada Autonomous College.
According to sources, some locals spotted the body of the youth with visible injuries and alerted the police. The cops along with a scientific team and dog squad reached the spot and recovered the body.
While a case has been registered regarding the incident, Prima facie investigation suggested that the youth was murdered.
“The circumstantial evidence suggests that the youth was killed by some miscreants at a different location and his body was dumped in Kasturinagar,” the police said.