Saturday, April 20, 2024
Advertisement
  1. You Are At:
  2. News
  3. Uttar Pradesh
  4. Uttar Pradesh: Man slits wife's throat during sleep in Meerut over suspicion of affair

Uttar Pradesh: Man slits wife's throat during sleep in Meerut over suspicion of affair

Police said there was a fight between the couple on Tasleem being in another relationship on the night of the incident.

Arushi Jaiswal Edited By: Arushi Jaiswal @JaiswalArushi Meerut Published on: October 20, 2023 21:01 IST
Uttar Pradesh, police
Image Source : FILE PHOTO REPRESENTATIVE IMAGE

A man allegedly slit his wife's throat while she was asleep in their house in the Tarapuri area of Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, said police on Friday. Tasleem, a 50-year-old woman, was discovered dead with her body covered in blood on her cot this morning after which the family informed the police. The police are currently making efforts to apprehend Israr, the 54-year-old husband, in connection with the case.

Lisari Gate Station House Officer (SHO) Jitendra Singh said that the complaint was filed by Tasleem's son, who alleged that Israr murdered his wife, Tasleem, while she was asleep at their home by slitting her throat. At the time of the incident, other family members were sleeping in another room.

Israr was suspicious of affair

According to the investigation so far, the police said that Israr had suspicions about Tasleem being involved in another relationship, which resulted in frequent arguments and fights between them. Police said there was a fight between the couple on the same issue on the night of the incident also. The couple had been married for 35 years.

The SHO said that the police promptly responded to the information regarding Tasleem's demise, took control of her body and sent it for post-mortem. Further investigations in the matter are underway, he added.

(With PTI inputs)

Also Read: Uttar Pradesh: Four dead, several injured after explosion in Meerut's Lohia Nagar | VIDEO

Also Read: Uttar Pradesh shocker: Priest of Hanumangarhi Temple strangled to death in Ayodhya, one detained

 

Advertisement

Read all the Breaking News Live on indiatvnews.com and Get Latest English News & Updates from Uttar Pradesh

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement