Fed up of domestic violence, woman stabs husband to death
Hyderabad: Unable to bear the repeated mental and physical harassment by her husband, a 42-year-old woman stabbed him to death at their house in Nallakunta locality of Hyderabad in the wee hours of Saturday.
“After stabbing her husband, Gangadhar, in the abdomen around 0300 hours when he was asleep, Vijay Laxmi surrendered before the police with the knife and was then arrested on charge of murder,” said the Nallakunta police station inspector S Santosh Kumar.
- The couple were natives of Nizamabad district of Telangana and had shifted to Hyderabad a decade ago.
- They had two daughters who were both married.
- Vijay Laxmi worked in a private college while her husband was unemployed.
- The woman alleged that Gangadhar used to drink and harass her suspecting her fidelity.