Daltonganj (RP Service): A man under the influence of alcohol murdered his wife in Neura village under Chainpur Police Station area of the Palamu district however later the man was also arrested in the case. The arrested Shivnarayan Sharma (45) was a regular drinker due to which his mental condition had also declined.
The couple had a big fight following which in the wee hours of the day today he slit the throat of his wife and fled from the spot. Upon hearing noise from the home people gathered and later alerted the police. Acting promptly the police caught the culprit and later sent the body for post-mortem to Sadar Hospital.