Jharsuguda: A person allegedly thrashed his wife to death on road in Kumbharbandha area under Banharpali police limits in Odisha’s Jharsuguda district last night.
Body of the deceased, identified as Sunita Taria (27), was recovered by police this morning.
According to reports, the woman had come to Jharsuguda town with her husband Ashok Dansana to watch a programme on January 4. Both had stayed at their relative’s house in Brundamal.
While returning to their village last night, an exchange of words erupted between the two which turned ugly as Ashok assaulted Sunita to death on the road.
Police have detained the accused for questioning and started investigation into the incident.