Howrah: An Army Jawan has fled after murdering his wife. The deceased has been identified as Sikha Das. The incident occurred in Kings road area of Howrah. The body of the woman was recovered on Sunday morning.
According to the locals, Sikha Das and her husband used to reside in the area for quite some time. But they could not be seen for a number of days raising the suspicion of the locals.
On Sunday, the locals started getting foul smells from the house of the Jawan. They informed the local police station. Police arrived at the spot and recovered the body of the woman. The family of the deceased has alleged that she was murdered by her husband. A complaint has been filed against the accused. Police have started a search operation to nab the Jawan.