Jajpur: Cops recovered the body of a five-year-old lady from the railway tracks in Panasia town near Jajpur-Keonjhar Road railway station on Sunday night.
The deceased has been determined as the child of Lumby Lohar, a daily labourer. Police presume that the girl was raped before her body was dumped near the tracks.
Jajpur Road Police stated Lumby and his better half Manju are day-to-day wage earners. After a frantic search, she discovered her daughter’s body near the railway track.
“It is suspected that the lady was raped then strangulated to death. The body would be sent for post-mortem to establish the cause of death,” said IIC Rajiv Lochan Panda.
An FIR was registered however no arrests have actually been made so far though the cops had detained 4 persons in connection with the case when credit reports last came in.