Published On: Mon, Jun 29th, 2020

Odisha officer found dead at his residence in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: A newly-recruited Odisha Finance Service (OFS) officer was found dead at his residence in Dumduma area of Khandagiri, the police said.

File Photo: Newly-recruited OFS officer Abhilash Swarup Mohapatra

The deceased, identified as Abhilash Swarup Mohapatra, hails from Balangir and was supposed to join duty in a few days at the Odisha Secretariat.

“We have registered a case of unnatural death at Khadanagari police station. One OSF officer has committed suicide by hanging. He was supposed to join duty in a few days. But as of now, prima facie, he committed suicide due to some family issues,” Deputy Commissioner of Police Anup Kumar Sahu told ANI.

The police said that post-mortem has been conducted and the body has been handed over to the family.

ANI

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