Man detained for 'killing' wife in Odisha's Nayagarh

In Nayagarh district, police detained Tapan Swain accused of killing his wife, Padmini Pradhan, a teacher, over a financial dispute involving Rs 80 lakh. The family alleges the murder followed a quarrel about money for buying a vehicle.

Nayagarh SDPO Sudarshan Gangoi

Police detained a man on Sunday for allegedly killing his wife who was a teacher for Rs 80 lakh at Champatipur village under Itamati police station in Nayagarh district.

While the deceased has been identified as Padmini Pradhan, the accused has been identified as Tapan Swain.