Cuddalore, April 11: A newly-wedded woman allegedly killed her husband because he was not handsome, Cuddalore police reported. As per the police report, the woman smashed her husband’s head with a grinding stone as she was upset that he was not good looking.
Times of India reported that the 22-year old woman attacked her husband fatally on Monday night in their house in Cuddalore following a quarrel. The couple were married only last week, the report stated. The police also said that the woman’s family members and relatives used to say that he was not handsome and was not the right match for her. This is what has been suspected to be one of the instigator for the incident.
The victim was reportedly a wood sculptor in his mid 20s. There is no information as to under what consequences did they marry each other. Also there is no information about the parents of the victim or the accused. There is also no information what were they arguing about prior to the incident.
As per the police record, the woman claimed to have found her husband murdered by someone and raised an alarm on Monday, but soon after investigations, the police on Tuesday found that all clues pointed towards the woman. Soon the police after the investigation arrested the woman and charged her with her husband’s murder.
The accused has been produced before a local court which remanded her to judicial custody.
More information regarding the incident is awaited.
(With inputs from agencies)