Jalpaiguri, Aug. 21: A mason killed his wife Ankhi Biswas (30) by hitting her on the head with a hammer and surrendered to the Kotowali PS in Jalpaiguri. The incident happened at Dangapara in Jalpaiguri on Thursday. The man was identified as Gautam Biswas, a mason by profession.
Birendra Das, the father of the victim, alleged that Gautam often tortured her daughter, both mentally and physically. The local residents supported the victim’s father.
According to police, Gautam Biswas, the husband of the victim, had suspected his wife Ankhi of having an extra-marital affair and killed her with a hammer on Thursday night after a hot arguments between them. Gautam was arrested by the police, following a complaint filed by Ankhi’s father.