AGARTALA: A woman and her brother were arrested on the charge of killing her husband from a village of South Tripura District. They were produced in the court on Friday, a police said.
“We have arrested the deceased’s wife and brother-in-law last evening. During interrogation, they have confessed the crime,” the police said.
Police sources said that Sumitra Sutradhar had hit her drunkard husband – Litan Datta with a lathi last Monday while he was about to kill her. At this, he suffered severe head injury and presumably died on the spot.
Sensing trouble, Sumitra along with her brother Badal Sutradhar abandoned the body near a paddy field the very night.
The following day, people noticed his body and informed the local police station.
Similar kind of incident occurred at another village of the same district where a woman with the aid of her two sons killed her drunkard husband who tried to kill her