Jaleswar, Apr 6: A woman was allegedly beaten to death by her husband over a family feud at Kashafala village under Singila police limits in Balasore district today, said police.
The deceased has been identified as Kanchan Mandal, wife of Jhadeswar Mandal, both residents of the same village.
According to the police reports, the couple developed a dispute among themselves due to some undisclosed reasons. Today, a spat broke out between the two due to the same reasons following which Jhadeswar beat his wife to death irate over the incident.
On being informed, the police reached the spot and initiated a probe into the matter after sending the body for post-mortem. They have also detained Jhadeswar for further investigation.