Tamil Nadu: Man stangulates wife, burns her body
Posted on: 08:52 PM IST Jul 15, 2013
Erode: One person hailing from Karnataka was on Monday arrested for allegedly strangling his wife to death and burning the body a week ago, police said. Police said the accused Kongalayiah of Chamrajnagar in Karnataka,came to Arasur and stayed there with his 25-year-old wife.
He was working in a private firm at Tirupur and wanted to get married for a second time, but his wife protested following which he took her to the Bhavani river and strangled her on July 7 night, police said, adding, he burned the body at a burial ground near there.