Balasore: A man allegedly hacked his wife’s paramour to death after finding him sleeping in their house at Dudhianali village under Raibania police limits in Balasore district.
The deceased has been identified as Prasant Das.
According to sources, the accused, identified as Biswabhar Behera, arrived home only to find a stranger in bed with his wife.
In a fit of rage, he picked an axe and slashed the victim, killing him on the spot. He then walked to the police station to surrender himself and reported the incident.
Cops rushed to the spot to seize the body for post mortem. An investigation into the incident has been initiated, sources said.
Reportedly, the accused’s wife had an illicit affair with Prasant and the couple used to meet when Biswabhar left for his work, sources added.