Berhampur, Jan 29 (LocalWire) Police on Tuesday arrested an ex-serviceman for allegedly beating his wife to death at Narendrapur under Ganjam district’s Chamakhandi police station limits the previous day.
The accused was identified as Babula Senapati (45) of Narendrapur.
Police said family dispute might be the cause of murder
The deceased was identified as Litarani Senapati (32), mother of two children.
Litarani’s brother Siba Patra of Berhampur alleged his sister was beaten to death by her in-laws, including the husband.
“Accused Babula will be forwarded to the court after thorough investigation,” said Chamakhandi police station inspector-in-charge Chittaranjan Behera.