A 45-year-old man, who allegedly thrashed his spouse to dying after which dumped the physique in a farmland two days in the past, was arrested right here on Wednesday, police mentioned.
The couple, who hailed from Purnea district in Bihar, lived right here in a rented lodging in Mangrauli village, below Expressway police station limits.
They’d usually get into arguments and have fights because of the husband’s alcoholism, the police mentioned.
“Uttam Lal alias Gulccha, a each day wage earner, was drunk on the evening of July 27 when he reached residence. A struggle broke out between the couple and an enraged Gulccha hit his spouse together with his palms, resulting in a extreme harm in her head and she or he collapsed,” SHO Expressway Yogesh Malik instructed PTI.
“He then carried her physique to a desolate farmland and dumped the physique there,” Mr Malik mentioned.
An FIR was lodged within the case below Indian Penal Code sections 302 (homicide) and 201 (inflicting disappearance of proof) and the accused arrested on Wednesday, the police mentioned.
The accused was produced in a neighborhood court docket which remanded him in 14-day judicial custody, the police added.
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