13 June 2018
Puri: A 27-year-old woman, Laxmi Nayak was killed by her husband Tarasan in broad daylight at Dandamukundapur today morning. The man fled from the spot after fatally injuring Laxmi who succumbed at Pipili community health centre.
The incident sent shockwaves in the region when the residents realized that the murderer was none other than the woman’s husband. The couple was having a marital discord because of which Laxmi was staying at her father’s house and also lodged a FIR against Tarasan at Pipili police station on May 11.
The man nursed a grudge against his wife and attacked her when she was out of the house today. Pipili police have registered a murder case against Tarasan and launched a manhunt to nab him.