Jajpur, Jan 28 (LocalWire) A 27-year-old tribal woman was allegedly stoned to death by her husband at Teligada village under Barachana police station of Jajpur district.
Kadam Putri allegedly abused her husband Laxman Putri for losing Rs 300 by betting at a cock fight in the village on Sunday. In a fit of rage, Laxman smashed her head with a stone. She died on the spot.
Laxman was arrested on Sunday night under Section 302 (murder) of Indian Penal Code (IPC) and was produced at the court on Monday.
The court rejected his bail application and remanded him to jail custody, said Barachana police station inspector-in-charge Sarat Patra.