In a heartrending incident, the bodies of a boy and a girl, believed to be lovebirds, were found dead in Temara village under the Kalampur block in Kalahandi district on Friday morning.
According to information, the bodies were found hanging from a tree behind the Temara Upper Primary School. The deceased were identified as Lalatendu Nayak and Namina Sabar.
Some villagers first saw the bodies and then informed the police, which have recovered the bodies and sent them for post-mortem.
Though exact reason was yet to be ascertained, it is suspected that they might have been killed by any of the two dissident families and then put on the tree.
Police have started investigation.