Khurda: The district headquarters town this morning woke up to shocking news of the murder of a married woman in her maternal house while her husband, suspected to have committed the crime, was found absconding.
Such an incident took place near P.N. College road under the limits of Industrial Police Station (PS) limits. Police rushed to the spot and initiated investigation. After conducting inquest of the body, police seized it and sent to the District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) for autopsy.
As per reports, the deceased woman has been identified as Sasmita Behera (28) and she used to stay in her maternal house. He husband, Harekrushna Behera, used to visit her occasionally and most often quarrelled with her.
Accordingly, quarrelsome Harekrushna had visited her wife Sasmita last night and the brutal murder is suspected to be an outcome of such domestic violence. Police found blood oozing out profusely from the allegedly bludgeoned head of Sasmita.