Bhubaneshwar: The General Manager of RBI Guwahati branch was found hanging from the ceiling in a hotel room in Odisha’s Jajpur area. The Police recovered the body of Asish Ranjan Samal yesterday evening. 52 year old Samal hails from Naraharipur village in Jajpur block of the district.
As per police reports, Samal had come to his native village to meet his mother on October 24. Later he went to meet his wife, who is a doctor at a private hospital there. His son is student studying in class 12 standard who lives with his mother in the city of Bhubaneshwar. Samal however returned from Bhubaneshwar after meeting his wife and son and booked a hotel room for himself at Chandikhole.
The hotel staff had repeatedly knocked at the door of Samal’s room on Friday but when he did not respond the staff intimidated the police. The police broke open the door and found his hanging body. The police are yet to ascertain the real cause of his death. It is suspected that the banker took the extreme step over some undisclosed family dispute.