According to information, a verbal spat broke out between one Kanhei Behera and his wife Radharani this morning. Later, the quarrel took an ugly turn after Behera allegedly strangled his wife to death. He subsequently attempted to kill his minor son, however, the minor was saved by the neighbours.
On being informed, the police reached the spot and arrested Behera. The cops sent the body to Bhadrak DHH for post-mortem.