Rahul Saini, 34, who was accused of murdering his wife, Harpreet Kaur, was sent to judicial custody on Monday.
The SAS Nagar police had arrested Rahul from Tata Nagar in Jharkhand. On Saturday, he was sent to two-day police remand after being produced in the court of chief judicial magistrate.
Harpreet's body was recovered from her Phase-10 residence, where she lived with her son Karanveer, on rent on October 30.
A case of murder and criminal conspiracy was registered against Rahul and his mother Neelam Saini on the complaint of the father of the deceased, Devinder Singh. Neelam Saini is also behind bars.