Police said 50-year-old Gokul Chandra Dash’s body was found hanging from a tree near the temple on Monday. They also said they are not sure who are involved in this incident at this moment.
“Several injuries inflicted by sharp objects were found on the body. We suspect it occurred sometime in the night,” said Sub Inspector Komol Kumar Ghosh. He could not confirm whether it was a case of homicide.
Police said they have taken in Dash’s wife and daughter for further questioning.