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Woman kills husband with help of cousin with whom she had illicit relation

PTI
Published : Jul 26, 2018, 1:30 pm IST
Updated : Jul 26, 2018, 1:30 pm IST

The body of Santosh Janu Chauhan was found on Renuka Mata temple road on the outskirts of the city on Monday, police said.

The woman was fed up with her husband's drinking habit and daily harassment. (Representational Image)
 The woman was fed up with her husband's drinking habit and daily harassment. (Representational Image)

Aurangabad: Police arrested a 23-year-old woman for allegedly killing her husband with the help of her cousin.

The body of Santosh Janu Chauhan was found on Renuka Mata temple road on the outskirts of the city on Monday, said police commissioner Chiranjeev Prasad.

Investigation revealed that Chauhan's wife Jyoti allegedly killed him with the help of her cousin Dharma Pratap Jadhav, with whom she had illicit relationship, and she was fed up with her husband's drinking habit and daily harassment.

Both Jyoti and Jadhav were arrested, the commissioner said, adding that further probe was on.

Tags: harassment, affair with cousin, murder, crime, woman kills husband
Location: India, Maharashtra, Shambajinagar (Aurangabad)