Balipatna: A wife has allegedly killed her husband and burnt him at Banamalipur village under Balipatna police limits in Khordha district.
According to reports, the woman killed her husband over an alleged family dispute.
According to sources, a duel broke out between the wife and husband two months ago, things turned ugly when the woman attacked her husband with a stone and he died on the spot.
The incident came to fore after the woman made a confession about the incident to a resident of the village.
She took the body to the backyard of her house and set it on fire. She informed the villagers that her husband had gone missing.
However, the incident came to fore after she made a confession about the incident to a resident of the village.
The Balipatna police reached the village and launched a probe in this matter. They have also detained the woman.