01 November 2019
Nabarangpur: The bodies of a couple were found hanging from a tree in Phatki village under Chandahandi block here on Friday morning. The deceased have been identified as Natam Nayak (22) and Sabnam Begum (19). Both were natives of Phatki village.
Passersby spotted the bodies hanging from a tree inside a forest this morning and informed local police. Police rushed to the spot, retrieved the bodies and sent those for post mortem
According to reports, the duo were in a relationship but their families were opposed to it. The stress over the relationship forced them to resort to the extreme step.
Police have lodged a case of unnatural death and investigating into the matter.