Dhenkanal: A man, undergoing treatment at the district headquarters hospital here, died after he allegedly jumped off the terrace of the hospital in the wee hours of Sunday.
The deceased, identified as Sanjay Bhol, hailed from Haridapasi area under Sadar police limits in the district.
As per available information, Sanjay was admitted to the hospital yesterday morning after he complained of gastric problem. He allegedly jumped from the terrace of the fourth floor of the ward where he was undergoing treatment at around 3 am.
While tension gripped the hospital following the death of the patient, it is yet to be ascertained why he took the drastic step.
On receiving information, Dhenkanal police reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter.