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Odisha: Woman Shot Dead In Jharsuguda, Police Arrests Prime Accused

27 November 2019


Jharsuguda: Police have arrested one Gopal Yadav of Jamshedpur on charges of murdering a woman here on Tuesday night. Yadav has been arrested by Jharsuguda police from Sundergarh. He fired one round at Kanak Rohidas aged about 35 years, while she was taking a walk in the garden.

The firing took place at midnight. The incident spread panic in the region and a special team was formed to crack the case. Police have seized the weapon of offence and ascertaining the motive behind the crime. Yadav has been booked on murder charges and forwarded to the court.

Himanshu Lal, DIG, Odisha