Bhubaneswar: In a barbaric incident, a woman was hacked to death by none other than her husband over a family feud at Kunasal village of Sutra gram panchayat under Baliguda police limits in Kandhamal district last night.
According to reports, the deceased was identified as Lumeda Mallick and the accused husband as Manjuka Mallick.
Manjuka hacked Lumeda with an axe in a fit of rage during a quarrel between them over some family issue. Manjuka turned so inhuman that he slit the Lumeda’s body into three pieces. The incident has shocked villagers, said reports.
On being informed by villagers, the Baliguda police have reached the spot, arrested Manjuka and sent the body for post-mortem.