Balasore: A woman, who was lodged in a COVID-19 quarantine centre in Balasore district post her return from Hyderabad, was found hanging from a tree behind the facility on Tuesday.
According to sources, the woman hailing from Jayarampur village in the district was working at a private firm in Hyderabad. She had recently returned from the city on June 20. Post her return, the woman was lodged at Jayarampur High School, a quarantine centre.
However, her body was found hanging from the tree behind the school.
On being informed, police reached the spot and seized the body for post-mortem. While the exact cause behind the death of the woman is yet to be ascertained, police are investigating the matter, sources added.