Balasore: In a shocking incident, two girl students were found dead under mysterious circumstances at Tentei village under Soro police limits in Balasore district today.
The deceased identified as Priyanka Das and Laxmipriya Das were studying in class 10 at Tentei high school. Priyanka is a resident of Biripada village while Laxmipriya belongs to Tentei.
Though the exact reason of the death is unknown, police suspect the girls might commit suicide by consuming poison.
According to the sources, Priyanka had stayed back at Laxmipriya’s home on Friday night after tuition. When they didn’t show up in school the following day, Laxmipriya’s family went to check on them and found the two girls dead.
Meanwhile, police have seized the bodies and sent them for post-mortem. The reason of death can only be known after post-mortem, police said.