Bhubaneswar, Jan15: Atrocity towards the spouse has come dear for one Devananda Mishra as the Mahila police took him into custody on the FIR lodged by his spouse Puspita Mishra.
According to reports, Devananda, a junior stenographer at a government office in Bhubaneswar, had married Puspita of Ranapur in Khorda district in 2019.
According to the FIR, Devananda used to torture Puspita both physically and mentally for dowry since their marriage.
Recently he had thrashed her black and blue after which Puspita lodged a complaint at the Mahila police station.
Acting on the complaint, the police arrested Devanand registering a case under Section-498 of DP Act.