A man hailing from Jharkhand, absolutely frustrated with his wife’s extra-marital affairs, beheaded his wife and also carried her severed head in a bag and took it to court.
The accused name is Bhuban Mardi, 38, who is a resident of Bandhmutu village near Ghatshila. After having an argument with his wife over her relationship with another man, beheaded her with a sharp weapon.
“He was heading to court to surrender. We were tipped off about the killing and found the woman’s body in a paddy field near her house. The man was arrested as he was walking on National Highway 33,”
Sanjiv Besra, the DSP of Ghatshila told The Indian Express.
The woman’s head and body were sent for autopsy. The motif behind this murder still remains unclear. However, police considers Mardi’s wife affairs to be the main reason of the murder. His neighbours were questioned and they revealed that the couple had frequent quarrels in the past few weeks.