Bhubhaneswar: A youth was found dead under mysterious circumstances in a drain under a flyover at Baramunda area in Bhubaneswar today.
The police is yet to ascertain the identity of the deceased person.
The body had visible marks on the neck and other parts. A motorcycle was also found near the mutilated body in the drain.
On receiving information, the Khandagiri Police reached the spot and initiated an investigation into the matter.
However, the prima facie suggested the incident as an accident.
The two-wheeler recovered from the spot is registered in name of a person namely Subrat Dhal. The police is trying to contact the owner of the vehicle to ascertain identity of the deceased youth, police sources said.