Niharika Murder Case: Six Persons Detained

Jagatsinghpur: Madhupatna Police detained six persons for interrogation in connection with mysterious murder of a staff nurse, whose body was found on a river bed here in the district yesterday.
The body of nurse identified as Niharika Patra, a native of Bhingarpur village of Khordha district, stuffed in a sack was found on Biluakhai River bed near Nuapari area in Jagatsinghpur on Tuesday morning.
According to sources, Niharika, who was working as a staff nurse at a private nursing home in Cuttack, was missing since September 9. A missing complaint in this regard had been lodged by her family at Madhupatna police station in Cuttack.
Niharika’s family have mentioned Raja as the murderer in their complaint. Accordingly, six of Raja’s friends are being interrogated but the main accused is yet to be traced.