Sambalpur: A woman was beaten to death by her husband over family dispute at Mahulasapala village under Kuchinda in Sambalpur district, the police said on Thursday.
The identity of the deceased woman is yet to be ascertained.
According to sources, the accused husband entered into a verbal altercation with his wife, last night. In a fit of rage, the accused attacked the woman with a wooden plank killing her on the spot.
On being informed, police reached the spot and detained the accused. The body has been seized and sent to a hospital for post-mortem, said a source.