Police have arrested a person on the charge of murdering his wife in Mahottari today.
Superintendent of Police at the District Police Office, Mahottari, Raj Kumar Lamsal, said that the arrested is Pradeep Sahani, 25, of Matihani rural municipality-3.
Police found the body of Tinky Kumari hanging in her bed room on Saturday.
Locals arrested Pradeep, who had been absconding after allegedly murdering his wife, this morning and handed him over to police when he had come home to take some goods.
Pradeep's mother and father have still been absconding.