Sundargarh: A 55-year-old man of Gireldungri village under Dharuadihi police limits in Sundargarh district killed his daughter-in-law and later committed suicide on Monday night.
Police sources said Kamal Dogul and his wife Jashobanti were staying separately from his father Parsuram following a family feud.
In the night when Jashobanti was alone at house as her husband had gone to Puri to witness the Rath Yatra, Parsuram bludgeoned her to death with an iron rod. He later committed suicide by jumping before a moving train, reports said. On being informed, police reached the spot, sent the bodies for postmortem and started investigation after the husband of the deceased woman lodged a complaint.