JOYSAGAR: One Hitendra Kalita (48), an employee of WRD has been arrested by the Sivasagar Police on Thursday night from a village under Nazira PS of Sivasagar district.
Hitendra Kalita was a grade IV employee of the Sivasagar District Water Resources Department. Kalita remained absconding from the day his wife Minu Kalita’s body was recovered from his government quarter at Khijnoor Ali Road of the town.
Minu Kalita (40) was found lying on the floor of the kitchen of the quarter and was spotted by the locals on July 1. According to the police, the husband of the deceased had gone hiding after the mysterious death of his wife. Finally, he fell in the police net last night.