Koraput, Mar 27: A woman allegedly killed her husband over a family dispute at Masaniguda village under Pottangi block in the district, police said today.
The deceased has been identified as Sunduru Hantala, a resident of the same village.
According to police, Sunduru and her wife had gone to a friend’s house in the village but he did not return home. On Saturday morning, his body was spotted in a forest near Kuduma hills. The family members of the deceased reached the spot and informed the police subsequently.
On being informed, Pottangi police reached the spot and sent the body for post-mortem. Injury marks were found on the neck and genitals of the deceased, said reports.
The woman confessed about killing her husband to the police during the investigation.