Man murders wife, 2 girl children

Nayagarh: In a shocking incident, a man murdered his wife and 2 girl children at Petapalli in Odagaon of Nayagarh district.
According to sources, the accused Bhagirathi Nayak strangulated his wife and his children on the verandah of the Petapalli hospital. Bhagirathi later surrendered before police.

Sources suspect family dispute to be the reason behind the killing.

Meanwhile, Sarankul SDPO, and IIC of Odagaon police station have reached the spot and conducting investigation.

“There was an ongoing family dispute between the couple. Bhagirathi today in the name of visiting Bhubaneswar brought his wife and his children to this Patapalli school verandah. As per Bhagirathi’s statement, he strangulated all three of them inside the school,” said Sarankul SDPO TJ Reddy.