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Man shoots wife in Palwal

Prabhu Razdan, Hindustan Times  Faridabad, January 03, 2013
First Published: 23:51 IST(3/1/2013) | Last Updated: 23:53 IST(3/1/2013)

In a shocking incident, a man fired indiscriminately on his wife, killing her inside his house before trying to kill himself in district Palwal on Thursday.


The police said Hukum Singh, an employee with a private company in Sector 25, Faridabad was living in Kailashnagar area under Camp police station in district Palwal. The cops said that he shot her wife Renu Sharma at around 3pm inside the house on Thursday.

Their two sons aged 13 and 15 were in the school when the incident took place.

The police said after killing his wife, Hukum Singh fired at himself.

He is under-going treatment in a local hospital, cops said, adding that his condition is critical.

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