Paradip: Four bodies were found floating in Mahanadi river near Jagannathpur in Kujanga here in Jagatsinghpur today.
The four persons include a woman and her three children. Their bodies were found floating in the river with their hands and legs tied.
ODRAF team recovered the bodies and police sent them for post-mortem.
They were identified as Mamina Sehty of Jagannathpur and her 9-year-old daughter Barsha, 7-year-old daughter Lita and 5-year-old son Sanatan. They were missing since yesterday. Locals spotted their bodies floating in the river near Sani temple of the village and informed police.
Meanwhile, brother of Mamina alleged that his sister her children were murdered.