Nalbari: A man from Nalbari allegedly killed his wife for ‘refusing’ to give him Rs 10 to buy ‘Gutkha’. The incident took place in the wee hours today at Chataimari Village under Mukalmua Police Station in Nalbari.
The Victim has been identified as Bakuli Haloi (38) and the accused is her husband named Narayan Haloi.
As per reports, the man asked his wife Rs 10 to buy gutkha, but when Bakuli refused to give him the money, Narayan kicked her with his leg which resulted in her death.
Locals of the area claimed that following the incident, Narayan attempted to perform her funeral without conducting a postmortem.