Bolangir: Town police on Wednesday arrested dreaded criminal Timan Kumbhar for allegedly harassing his wife for opposing his extramarital affairs.
Kumbhar had been involved in a series of serious crimes including murder, land grabbing, extortion and assault and was arrested. He was lodged in jail and released on bail recently.
Timar’s wife Poonam had lodged a complaint against him after he tried to kill her on July 17. In her complaint she alleged that Timan had developed an extramarital affair with another woman and used to torture her when she opposed.
Earlier, police had saved Poonam when Timan tried to kill her. On the basis of her complaint, the police had registered a case and arrested the accused today.