Man axes wife suspecting her character, held
Bhadrak: In a shocking incident a man hacked his wife to death after suspecting her character in Kothar village under Dhusuri police limits in Bhadrak district last night.
The deceased has been identified as Rashmita Mahalik. The accused is Sanjay Mahalik.
As per the report, Sanjay who was working in a spinning mill in Punjab suspecting Rashmita of having an illicit affair with an unknown person. After he returned from work to his home two days ago a verbal duel erupted between the husband and wife over the matter.
Late last night, the dispute took an ugly turn and Sanjay hacked the victim with an axe in a fit of rage. She died on the spot.
Dhusuri Police rushed to the spot and arrested the accused after sending the deceased for autopsy at Bhadrak District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) later.