Keonjhar, March 27(LocalWire): Keonjhar Police recovered the severed hand of a murdered man from a pond on Wednesday.
The miscreants had murdered Ramachandra Behera on Monday night in Kundakuta village and had cut off his hand and took it away. Police was searching the area to recover the limb.
SDPO Anandpur, Bidyut Panda, said ‘the severed hand was found in a pond. We are investigating the murder and search for the accused is on. Only after arresting the miscreants can we shed some light on the issue.’
Traders of Dhokotha village today shut shops in protest of the incident.
Radhakanata Mohanta, BJP district president, said, ‘Police have failed to maintain peace in Ghasipura PS area and several incidents of violence have taken place in the last few years by the ruling party supporters.’