Rourkela: Mystery shrouded the death of an Assistant Professor of National Institute of Technology (NIT) Rourkela and his wife, who were found dead inside their residential quarters here on Saturday morning.
The deceased were identified as R Jalan (38) and his 35-year-old wife. Jalan was an Assistant Professor in the Life Sciences department of NITR.
According to initial reports, Suman Dutta, the security in-charge of the quarter, alerted the police today after he noticed the door of Jalan’s quarters closed for the last two days.
On intimation, police reached the spot, broke open the door and recovered the bodies of the couple.
Though the exact cause behind the Assistant Professor and his wife’s death was not ascertained immediately, police have registered a case and launched a probe into the matter.