Husband ‘axes’ wife to death over her desire to meet parents

Nation Next Newsroom | May 18, 2018 17:33

Chain Singh from Rajasthan allegedly killed his 45-year-old wife Guddi Kanwar Rajput to death with an axe while asleep, after she insisted on visiting her parents. The incident took place on Thursday when Guddi was asleep in her room along with her two daughters.

Singh however fled away after killing Guddi but primary inquiry into the incident revealed that the couple had a fight in the afternoon over the wife’s desire to visit her parents. Singh refused to give her permission for the same and axed Guddi to death after she went to bed.

The family members were handed over the body after post-mortem and a case was registered against Singh under relevant sections of the IPC.