Bhadrak: A man allegedly thrashed his wife to death over family dispute at Deupala village under Bhadrak Rural Police limits in the district late last night.
The deceased has been identified as Sabitri Jena. Acting on a complaint lodged by the brother of the woman, Tihidi police have detained the accused, identified as Bhagaban Sahu, for questioning.
The body has been seized and sent for post-mortem. Further investigation into the incident is underway.