Gajapati: A man allegedly axed his wife to death after the couple had an argument over some issue at Khirasingh village under Mohana police limits in Gajapati district.
Reportedly, police have reached the spot. But the identity of the deceased is yet to be disclosed by the cops.
During the preliminary investigation, the police found out that the woman had disputes with her husband over family issues. Following this, her husband axed her to death, said a source.
As per available information, police have sent the body to a local hospital for post-mortem and launched a probe into the matter. Meanwhile, the accused husband has been detained for interrogation.