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Indian American held for stabbing wife

Rooplal stabbed his wife in the eye on the suspicion that she was having an affair with one of his colleagues.

india Updated: Aug 24, 2006 12:23 IST

An Indian origin man has been arrested for stabbing his wife in the eye on the suspicion that she was having an affair with one of his co-workers.

Police said that Indrapaul Rooplal attacked his wife Neisha at her place of work on Monday, stabbing her in the right eye and then on her face.

Her co-workers said that the events happened very fast and one of them chased her husband. Police arrived and arrested him and recovered the weapons used.

Law enforcement sources say that Rooplal confessed to the crime, saying that his wife was "cheating" on him.

Neisha was rushed to the hospital where she was operated upon.