Bargarh: In a shocking incident, a man killed his wife before committing suicide at Charpali village in Bargarh district this morning.
According to reports, a mentally-challenged man, identified as Bhuban Sahu, attacked his wife, Sebati, with a sharp weapon and hacked her to death. The couple has three children.
She died on the spot. Later, Bhuban committed suicide by hanging himself from the ceiling of the house.
Police rushed to the spot being informed about the incident and launched a probe.
Bijepur Police station IIC Prakash Karna said, “We found Sebati’s body lying in a pool of blood. Body of her husband Bhuban was also found hanging in the house.”
Investigation is on in connection with the incident, he added.