Man kills wife over domestic dispute

A man bludgeoned his 35-year-old wife to death with an axe on Wednesday over a domestic dispute in Rajasthan's Churu district, police said.

The accused, Richhpal Meghwal (40), has gone absconding from Dungras Aguna village after killing his wife Sunita, they said.

He killed her when they were working in fields, SHO, Salasar, Kashyap Singh said.

The family members of the deceased have been informed and the body would be sent for postmortem after their arrival, Singh said.

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