Nabarangpur: In a shocking incident, a woman allegedly chopped off her husband’s genitals in Udayapur village under Tentutlikhunta police limits in Nabarangpur district after suspecting him of having an extra-marital affair.
The victim has been identified as Sadashiv Harijan and his wife has been identified as Gangei Harijan.
As per sources, Sadashib worked in Tamil Nadu but came back home three months ago. However, the couple had an estranged relationship over the past many months due to Gangei’s suspicion.
Sources said, when Sadashiv was fast asleep on Sunday night, Gangei tied him up and chopped off his genitals with a sharp weapon.
Hearing Sadashiv’s scream, neighbours reached for his help and rushed him to Nabarangpur District Headquarters Hospitals.
Reportedly, Tentutlikhunta police have detained the accused woman and a probe into the incident is underway, sources added.