Bhopal: The burnt body of a man tied with chains was found in a government school here on Tuesday. Also Read - MP: Ward Boy Attempts to Rape Patient at COVID Care Centre in Gwalior, Held

The police said the body was found in Panchsheel Nagar’s Sardar Patel School on Tuesday morning. The body was found near the storeroom of the school. Also Read - MP: 12 COVID Patients Die Due To Oxygen Shortage at Shahdol Govt Hospital

Deputy Inspector General of Police Irshan Wali said: “The body could not be identified yet. It has been sent for postmortem. The body is completely burnt and looks 24 to 48 hours old.” Also Read - Over 800 Remdesivir Injections 'Stolen' From Hamidia Hospital in Bhopal, Case Registered

It is anticipated that the man was first tied with chains and then set ablaze.

Madhya Pradesh Law Minister P.C. Sharma also reached the spot. “Police are probing the matter,” Sharma said.