Woman kills husband by hitting with a wooden plank

GORKHA:  A woman has killed her husband by hitting him with a wooden plank at Bhimsen rural municipality-8 on Saturday night.

Hira Devi Shrestha, 65, killed her husband Keyarman Shrestha, 68, by hitting him on his head with a wooden log in course of a family dispute, said police.

Superintendent of police, Prakash Adhikari, said that Hira Devi has been arrested and further investigation into the case was underway.

Hira Devi has confessed her crime before police. The body has been brought to Gorkha hospital for autopsy, added Adhikari.