A man's corpse has been recovered from Gomastapada of Kharija Berubari of Jalpaiguri. The deceased has been identified as Sonu Roy (40).
According to sources, on Wednesday local people saw the dead man's body under one calvert in the area and informed the incident to the police. On receiving the news, the police arrived at Manikganj Out Post and recovered the body and sent it to the Jalpaiguri Sadar Hospital for post-mortem.
The police has initially estimated that the said person was probably intoxicated and while cycling, he might have fallen under the calvert, due to which he died after drowning in the water. The police is investigating the entire incident.