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40-year-old man arrested for murdering wife’s lover

chandigarh Updated: Nov 04, 2014 17:00 IST
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Two persons were arrested for allegedly murdering a 30-year-old man from Sector 29 on Monday. The victim was found with his face smashed in the forest area near Daria village on Saturday.Providing details, ASP (east) Parminder Singh said Vasudev alias Kalu (40) was killed by Ajay Kumar Das (40) and his accomplice Manik Ray after Das suspected him of having an illicit relationship with his wife.

Investigations revealed that Kalu had come from West Bengal, where he lived, to meet the woman, who he allegedly met three months before the incident. Kalu stayed with Das, who, the police said, was a family friend. After his wife told him about the relationship, an enraged Das allegedly conspired with Ray to kill Kalu. The three men went out for drinks, following which the duo took Kalu to the forest area, where smashed his face with rocks. Police teams comprised cops from Industrial Area, Sector-26 Manimajr and Sector-19 police stations besides Police Post Daria and Bapu Dham Colony.

The victim’s call records led the police to the accused. The victim’s mobile phone was found lying close to his body.