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Keonjhar man hacks wife to death over suspicion of extra-marital affair

11/05/2022 at 9:36 AM

Keonjhar, May 11: A man allegedly hacked his wife to death over suspicion of an extra-marital affair in Telkoi locality of Keonjhar district late last night.

The deceased has been identified as Bobby Penthei.

As per reports, the incident took place in Sirigida village in Telkoi tehsil when Naru Penthei, the accused, entered his in-laws’ house and brutally hacked Bobby with a sharp-edged weapon while she was asleep.

As a result, she sustained grave injuries and died on the spot. Later, the accused fled the spot.

Being informed, the police arrive at the spot and recovered the body. Thereafter, it was sent for post-mortem to a nearby hospital.

Further investigation is underway to unearth other details and nab the culprit, said the police.

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