Wife refuses money for liquor, angry husband kills herFebruary 18th, 2009 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 18 (IANS) An alcoholic man killed his 32-year-old wife smashing her head with a stick, when she refused to give him money for buying liquor, the police said Wednesday. The accused has been arrested.
“We got a complaint from the brother of the woman and have arrested the accused, Sunil Kumar (35),” a police official said.
The police reached the spot and took the victim to a hospital here where she was pronounced dead by the doctors, the police official said.
Sandeep Kumar, eight-year-old son of the victim, told IANS: “My father asked for money from my mother. But my mother refused… this infuriated my father and he repeatedly smashed my mother’s head with a stick and then attacked her with a knife.”
“My father drinks daily and after drinking he used to beat my mother badly,” said Sandeep.