The deceased has been identified as Shailesh Nimse.
Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP) Prashant Kadam said, "Shailesh Nimse (36) was found dead with his body half-burnt near Ganeshpuri."
Nimse was a local Sena leader from Shahpur tehsil.
A case has been registered against unidentified persons and investigations are underway. (ANI)