Armed Police Force personnel kills wife

BHIMDATTANAGAR, KANCHANPUR: An Armed Police Force (APF) personnel has reportedly murdered his wife at Tilachauri, Bhimdattanagar Municipality-8 in Kanchanpur district today.

"Keshab Karki attacked and killed his wife Sita Karki (27) while the latter was planting paddy saplings in their farmland," informed Assistant Sub Inspector of Jimuwa Police Post, Janak Bahadur Aire.

Keshab, who is a head constable deputed at APF border security office in Lamahi, was home on a leave when the incident occurred.

Following the incident, police have arrested him and started investigation into the case.