Double murder in Balasore over suspected extra-marital affair
Balasore: In a barbaric incident, a man reportedly killed his wife and her alleged lover in Bank Colony in Ranipatna area of Balasore district last night over a suspected extra-marital affair.
The deceased woman was identified as Laxmipriya Sahu, wife of accused Kailash Sahu, while the identity of the deceased youth is yet to be ascertained.
While the blood-soaked bodies of the duo were recovered today, the accused surrendered before the police on this morning.
According to sources, the incident took place last night when the Kailash caught her wife Laxmipriya in a compromising situation with her lover in the house. Fumed over the scene, Kailash thrashed the duo and later killed them using a sharp weapon.
However, no weapon has been found at the crime scene. While the accused is in police custody, cops suspect the association of other persons in the crime and detailed investigation into the case is underway, sources in the police said.