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SPO shot dead wife in J&K

india Updated: Aug 01, 2010 14:12 IST
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A Special Police Officer (SPO) allegedly shot dead his wife with his service revolver after a verbal duel in Jammu and Kashmir's Ramban district, official sources said.

SPO Farooq Ahmed had a verbal duel with his wife Parveen Akhtar over some issue at their house in Chachwa village of Gool tehsil of the district last night, they said.

Irate over the heated argument, the SPO took out his service revolver and fired on his wife, killing her on the spot, they said, adding the SPO managed to escaped from the spot.

Their neighbours informed the matter to police, who recovered the body and registered a case, they said, adding that Farooq, who was posted as SPO in Gool Police Station, was also arrested and weapon seized.