Mayurbhanj: The hanging body of an unidentified man has been recovered from a bridge near Barunei Shiv temple in Baripada town in Mayurbhanj district.
According to sources, early on Thursday morning, locals and passersby spotted the body hanging from a bridge over Sarali river and immediately alerted the cops about the same.
Police reached the spot and seized the body for post mortem.
Though the identity of the deceased is yet to be ascertained, prima facie investigation suggested that the man might be aged around 50.
While a case has been registered in this regard, an investigation into the same is underway, sources said.