Sirsi police arrested Bangareshwar Manjunath Naik of Halasgar in Siddapur taluk in connection with the death of his wife Sushila (28) on Wednesday. Bangareshwar assaulted his wife with a stick on Monday when she complained about his affair with another woman. She was admitted to a hospital in Sirsi for treatment but she died on Wednesday. Police sub-inspector Dinesh Kumar has registered the case.

— Correspondent

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