A fight between two people ended in murder of a woman at Yagatikoplu in Arkalgud taluk on Monday night.

The deceased has been identified as Manjamma (45), wife of Bore Gowda.

Manjamma had recently married off her daughter Bhagya to Kumar who deserted his wife a few days after marriage. Kumar's cousin Manju picked up a fight with Manjamma over an issue related to the marriage. Manju beat up Manjamma severely soon after which she collapsed and died later.

Arkalgud police have registered a case.

Superintendent of Police Amit Singh visited the spot.

Manju is yet to be arrested.