Balasore: Police have arrested a person for allegedly killing his wife at Govindpur village under Baramapur police limit in Balasore district last night.
The deceased has been identified as Sambari Singh.
According to available information, Rabindra, husband of Sambari, in an inebriated state returned home late last night. Later, he thrashed her suspecting an illicit affair. Following this, she died on the spot.
On being informed, police reached the spot and seized the body for post-mortem. The accused husband was also taken into custody for further investigation.