Puri: Body of a teacher was found hanging inside a classroom of an upper primary school at Dhirapur in Nimapada area of Odisha’s Puri district, today.
The deceased has been identified as Atratana Swain (45) of Jageswara village. According to reports, teachers of the school spotted the body hanging from a ceiling fan inside the classroom around 9.30 am.
On being informed, Nimapada police reached the spot, recovered the body for post-mortem and started investigation. Though the reason behind the death of the teacher is yet to be ascertained, it is suspected that he committed suicide by hanging himself.