Odisha: Man arrested for killing infant son in Bhadrak
Bhadrak: Police on Monday arrested a man for allegedly killing his one-and-half-month-old son at Gelatua village under Bhadrak Rural police limits in Odisha’s Bhadrak district.
The accused has been identified as Tiku Munda of the village.
According to reports, Munda, in an inebriated state, had a verbal spat with his wife, Nandini on the night of August 30. On the same night he killed their third child and later buried him near the railway track in the village, his wife alleged.
Nandini went to her parents’ home following the incident. However, after returning from her parents’ home she lodged an FIR against her husband at Bhadrak Rural police station yesterday in this connection.
On the basis of the complaint lodged by Nandini, Police today apprehended the accused and recovered the body of the infant.
“Infant’s body was sent to hospital for autopsy test and we are investigating the matter,” police said.