Vishnu Munda (37) killed his wife Phoolmayit Munda (37) in a fit of rage after getting drunk on Sunday afternoon, officials report.
The incident occurred in the Nagarkata Block of the Kurti Tea Estate area when the couple was at home. The accused reportedly struck his wife with a stick, which caused the deceased to immediately lose conscious and die on the spot.
The police are investigating the case to find out if there was a history of domestic violence, as it has been reported that the couple often had such disputes. The accused will be detained till the investigation concludes.
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