Bhubaneswar: Commissionerate police today arrested Sangram Aich, the husband of Tanuja Aich, who was found dead in an SUV in Samantarapur area three days back.
A team of Shree Lingaraj police station officials arrested Sangram from Kolkata. He is now being brought to Bhubaneswar on transit remand.
On September 30, Tanuja’s body was found in abandoned a car in Sriram Nagar area under Shree Lingaraj police area. Some local people found the woman lying near the driver’s seat inside the car in the early hours and informed the police. A mobile phone was also seized from the vehicle.
Tanuja’s family members had alleged that she was murdered as her relationship with Sangram was strained.
Post-mortem report had stated that Tanuja died due to injury on her head. Furthermore, CCTV footage installed in the locality from where the car was parked had revealed that her husband alighted from the car on the fateful day and left the spot hurriedly.
Following the incident Sangram was untraceable triggering suspicion.