Man’s blood-soaked body recovered from courtyard
Titlagarh: The blood-soaked body of a man, who was allegedly murdered while he was asleep, was recovered from the courtyard of his house on Wednesday morning.
The deceased has been identified as Jagdish Manahari (45), a resident of Jharabahali village in Bolangir district.
According to sources, the man was killed in his sleep by unidentified miscreants late last night. Some locals spotted the body on Wednesday morning.
On being informed, police reached the spot and seized the body for post mortem.
Circumstantial evidence suggested that Jagdish bled out to death after his throat was slit by the miscreants with a sharp weapon, officials said. However, the exact reason behind the murder is still unknown, added the officials.