Drunk Man Beats Wife To Death In Mayurbhanj’s Baripada

Baripada: A woman was allegedly beaten to death by her drunkard husband at Handibhanga village under Morada police limits in Mayurbhanj district.

The deceased has been identified as Budulu Katuala.

According to reports, an argument ensued between Budulu and her husband Mangalu over some issues. In a fit of rage, the husband started beating his wife with a wooden plank in inebriated condition. As a result, the woman died on the spot.

He also allegedly attempted to bury the body after she died.

After the incident came to fore, the locals alerted the matter to police, who then reached the spot and seized the body for post-mortem. Meanwhile, the cops also detained the accused for interrogation.

Later, Morada Tehsildar and police along with a scientific team reached the crime site for investigation.