Bhadrak, Oct 21: In a shocking incident, a man allegedly slit his four-year-old daughter after a verbal spat with his wife over suspicion of her illicit relationship in Odisha’s Bhadrak district.
The incident came to the fore after the woman filed a written complaint at Dhusuri police station today.
According to sources, a verbal spat broke out between the man, identified as Chandan Mallick, and his wife at Kasimipur Mallicksahi on Wednesday.
Soon the quarrel took an ugly turn as Malliack thrashed his wife and children. he also locked them in a room and slit his minor daughter’s private part with a blade.
Later, neighbors rescued the minor girl and rushed her to Bhadrak DHH in critical condition.
On being informed the local police reached the village and detained Mallick.