Man beats wife to death in Siraha

LAHAN: A 23-year-old woman reportedly died after she was beaten by her husband in Golbazaar Municipality-7 of Siraha district on Tuesday night.

Krishna Sharma (35) of Choharba in the municipality mercilessly thrashed his wife Prabha Devi Sharma who succumbed to injuries, the victim's kin has claimed.

Deceased Sharma's brother Ram Sagar Sharma said that Prabha Devi died on the way to Phul Kumari Memorial Hospital at Karjanha in the district. Sharma was rushed to the hospital after she lost her consciousness in the incident.

It has been learned that Sharma was bleeding from her nose. Nonetheless, police said that details would be revealed after the postmortem about her death.

Meanwhile, the body of the deceased has been sent to Siraha District Hospital for post mortem while Krishna Sharma has been taken into police custody for allegedly beating his wife to death, Golbazaar-based Area Police Office informed.