Telangana: Husband axes wife after a fight over his extramarital affair

Hyderabad: Irritated by the objections raised by his wife against his extramarital affairs, the drunken husband killed her.

Husain (35), a daily wage worker killed his wife, Razia Bee with an axe when she was asleep. The incident took place in Jogulamba, Gadwal district.

Husain married Razia seven years ago and they have two daughters. After he became alcoholic, his wife left him and was staying with her parents.

After she left him, he indulged in extramarital relationship with a woman and later decided to marry her. When Razia came to know about her husband’s illegal relationship, fighting began. He thought Razia may block his plan for marrying the woman and therefore he decided to kill her.

Husain confessed that he had killed his wife on Friday night with an axe when she was asleep. Police registered a murder case and arrested him.