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Woman's body found on railway tracks in Ganjam

Ganjam: The body of a woman was found lying on the railway tracks in Panchama area under Golanthara police limits in Ganjam district on Sunday.According to sources, some locals spotted the body on the track and alerted the railway officials, based on which the Government Railway Police (GRP) reached the spot and recovered the body.
Reportedly, the body has been sent to the district headquarters hospital for post-mortem.As per preliminary investigation, a bag was found from the spot. It was learnt that the name of the deceased appeared to be Kumudini, as mentioned on a debit card found in the bag.The exact reason behind the woman's death is yet to be ascertained, sources said.

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