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Army jawan's wife arrested for killing husband

india Updated: Apr 04, 2009 16:25 IST

Wife of an army jawan has been arrested for allegedly killing her husband following a minor scuffle in Domana area of Jammu district, a police officer said in Jammu on Saturday.

The woman, identified as Annadrai Deepa, was arrested on Friday from her residence in Domana area after police investigations revealed that she strangulated her husband M Ramesh, a jawan of Delta company of 9 Madras, on the intervening night of April 2 and 3, Superintendent of Police, rural, Mohan Lal said.

Ramesh on the fateful night came in an inebriated condition. He had a scuffle with Deepa over some minor issue, following which Deepa strangulated him, Lal said, adding she later told people that Ramesh committed suicide.