Malkangiri: A man was allegedly stabbed to death over suspected extramarital affair at MPV-38 village in Odisha’s Malkangiri district last night.
According to police sources, a dispute was prevailing between Niranjan Sardar and Samir Bairagi of MPV-4 village as the the latter was suspecting Niranjan of having affair with his wife.
Samir had also warned Niranjan not to converse with his wife, to which Niranjan paid no attention. A heated exchange of words erupted between the two last night.
The matter turned fatal as Samir allegedly attacked Niranjan with a knife and stabbed the latter to death near MPV-38 village while the deceased was on his way to Bhejangigua Jatra.
On being informed, police reached the spot, recovered the body and sent it for post-mortem. Samir reportedly confessed to the crime during interrogation by police.