The lifeless body of a man was discovered at Patharkhuchi in Sonapur on the outskirts of Guwahati city.
Locals suspect that the man was a victim of a hit-and-run accident that transpired on Wednesday night.
The deceased has been identified as one Anand Mili, a resident of 13th Mile area. Sources said that Anand was an employee of a factory in the area where he was found dead.
Following the discovery, local police reached the scene and recovered the body for post-mortem.
The exact cause of his death is yet to be established.