Daltonganj: Palamu Police has arrested a man on the charges of murdering his wife and later burying her body with salt in Kundari village under Lesligunj Police Station area. The deceased has been identified as Anju Devi (22). The father of the deceased had
registered an FIR in this connection against his son-in law Mukesh Yadav and Mukesh’s father Patan Yadav. Police later managed to arrest Mukesh in the case who said that his wife was pressurizing to live with her parents.
He said that on the night of Jnauary 15 he took his wife to an isolated location where he strangulated her to death and later threw her body in the grave and buried her. On the other hand the police claimed that the couple were married in May 2017 and soon after the victim was harassed for dowry by her husband and in-laws. On the details revealed by Mukesh the body of the woman was also recovered