Keonjhar: In a shocking incident, a man in Odisha’s Keonjhar district allegedly in a fit of rage splashed acid on his daughter-in-law after having a spat with her.
While the victim has been admitted to the District Headquarters Hospital here in serious condition, the perpetrator of the crime has been detained by the police.
According to reports, the victim identified as Malati Majhi of Siripur village under Keonjhar Town police limits one year back was married to son of one Samar Tudu of Koipani village in Nuagaon panchayat.
However, the couple’s conjugal life did not last long and they were staying separate. Following the development, disturbance became a permanent feature in Samar’s family.
Samar and his daughter-in-law Malati had a spat over some issue on Monday night. Angered over the incident, Samar threw acid on Malati.
Samar has been detained by the Town police for interrogation.