19 August 2019
Angul/Dhenkanal: Two women were killed by their respective husbands in Angul and Dhenkanal district of Odisha on Monday.
A woman identified as Raseswari was killed by her husband Sesha Kudei on suspicion of extra-marital affair at Gadadharpur village under Athmallik police limits of Angul district.
Reportedly, Raseswari was the second wife of Sesha. She was cleaning the utensils behind her house today morning when Sesha attacked her with a sharp weapon, killing her on the spot.
On getting information, Athmallik police arrived at the spot and seized the body but Sesha along with his first wife are absconding.
Another woman identified as Bharati was axed to death by her husband following a heated argument at Manianali village under Rasol police limits in Hindol block of Dhenkanal district.
Reportedly, the deceased Bharati was busy cooking lunch at around 11 AM today when she had an argument with her husband Pradeep Rout.
Following it Pradeep attacked her with an axe as a result of which Bharati died on the spot. Later, police reached at the spot and arrested Pradeep. Police have also seized the murder weapon and sent Bharati's body for post-mortem.