A constable of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) allegedly killed his wife and attempted suicide in Kaliabid area of Gujarat, police said on Wednesday.
Dalsukh Rathod (31) killed wife Kalpana (41) by slitting her throat late last night at their house at Jeevan Apartment.
Rathod later consumed some poisonous substance, police said. He was rushed to the civil hospital and his condition was said to be critical; he is still unconscious.
Rathod is posted in Raipur, Chhattisgarh, and was here on a leave.
A case of murder has been registered against him.