Boudh: A 32-year-old man was found dead in an agricultural field near Keutapalli village under Jogindrapur panchayat under Kantamal block in Boudh district on Thursday.
The deceased has been identified as Meenaketan Putel of Guchipada village under Manamunda police limits in the district.
According to source, some locals spotted the body and first informed his family members, who rushed to the spot and identified the body. Later, Manmunda inspector-in-charge Bhabananda Pradhan reached the spot and seized the body for post-mortem.
Meanwhile, the deceased’s brother lodged a FIR in the local police station alleging that Meenaketan was murdered over past enmity.
On the basis of the complaint police registered a case and started an investigation.