Ganjam: A man was murdered by his wife and her brother at Patadhar village under Jagannathprasad police limits in Ganjam district on Wednesday.
Reportedly, the deceased identified as Tulu Pradhan is an auto-rickshaw driver in Bhubaneswar. He had gone to his village Patadhar on Wednesday evening and paid a visit to his in-laws’ house in the same village.
His wife Babi Pradhan was also present at her father’s house. For some reason unknown, Pradhan had an argument with her following which she along with her brother Jitu hacked him to death with a sharp weapon and even severed his right palm.
Later, the brother-sister duo surrendered at Jagannathprasad Police Station following which police arrived at the crime scene and sent Tulu’s body for post-mortem.