Nabarangpur, Apr 27: In a distressing incident, a man allegedly hacked her wife to death and committed suicide soon after over a family feud at Bhandimal village under Kodinga police station in Nabarangpur district on Monday night.
According to information, Niladhar Jani and his wife Parbati Jani of Umarkote block’s Keragaon had come to a relative’s house at Bhandimal village yesterday. During their stay in the relative’s house, they were found indulging in a quarrel over some family matter. Late in the evening, Niladhar took her to the village end on the plea of attending nature’s call. However, they didn’t return till late in the night.
Some villagers saw the body of Parbati with her throat slit on the embankment of the village pond in the morning. They too saw the body of Niladhar hanging from a tree, 100 metre from the pond.
On being informed, the Kodinga police have started investigation into the matter.