Auto-driver murders wife

A 40-year-old woman was brutally murdered by her husband over some trivial issue.

According to Falaknuma police, the victim, Naseem Begum, suffered grievous head injury after she was hit with a steel mug by her husband Md Kaleem, an auto-driver, following an argument between them over some family issue at their residence in Jahanuma on Sunday night. She was immediately rushed to Osmania General Hospital where doctors declared her brought dead. A case of murder under Section 302 IPC has been registered against Kaleem, said Inspector Yadagiri. (INN)