Bhubaneswar, Sept 11:
A 53-year old woman, the wife of a city-based businessman, was killed by some unidentified persons at her Sabarsahi residence in Rasulgarh area here on Wednesday.
Bachan Sudha Pattnaik was found dead in her residence with her throat slit by a sharp weapon when police reached the place at about 1.30 pm today. A neighbour had called the police after hearing some loud noise from inside the Pattnaik’s residence.
DCP Nitinjeet Singh and ACP Santosh Bala rushed to the spot on hearing about the murder. “It is too early to talk about the motive and the people behind the murder. We have got some useful clues from the spot and investigations are on,” Singh said.
The deceased is the wife of Manu Charan Pattnaik, the owner of Madhukan Agro Automobiles Pvt Ltd, which deals in Mahindra tractors, in Bomikhal.