Woman hacked to death over suspected extramarital affair
Deogarh: A woman was hacked to death by her husband over suspected extramarital affair at Riamal in Deogarh district on Saturday.
The deceased woman has been identified as Bhagabati, wife of accused Bala Behera of Pallahara in Angul district.
According to sources, Bhagabati and her husband Bala had gone to Riamal to meet their married daughter. However, Bala suspecting his wife’s extramarital affair hacked the woman to death.
Following which, the villagers detained Bala and alerted the police. Later, the villagers handed over the accused to the police.
A case has been registered against accused under relevant Sections of the IPC and probe into the matter is underway.