07 October 2019
Jagatsinghpur: Scorned love might have forced a woman to plot and burn her partner to death. This serious allegation was made by the deceased’s family. A man’s body was discovered on Sunday morning by locals at Daa village under Balikuda Police limits in Jagatsinghpur district.
The locals had spotted the half-burnt body in a stairwell of Balikuda's multipurpose cyclone shelter. They immediately informed the Police who then took the body to District Main Hospital, Jagatsinghpur. The doctor declared ‘brought dead’. It is believed that he might have been put on fire on Saturday night.
After primary investigation, the deceased has been identified as Krudhnachandra Champati who hails from Nayagarh. His family was duly informed and they have alleged that he was in a relationship with a woman who has transpired Champati’s murder.
This is a developing case. Further details are awaited.