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Man beats wife to death

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FP NEWS SERVICE Ujjain

A woman was beaten to death by her husband during an incident that occurred a few days back at nearby village Lakshman Khedi that falls under the territory of Makdon police station.

The accused later pe

rformed the last rites of his wife after giving wrong information to the village people.


The daughter of the accused revealed the entire matter before the police and got her father arrested. According to the Makdon police, accused Govind Sondhia demanded money from his wife for buying liquor, but his wife Mangu Bai refused to give him the money. Enraged at his wife, the accused beat her brutally with sticks. She died due to severe injuries. Accused told the villagers that his wife had been suffering from a disease and died during the night. Later, he took out her funeral and performed the last rites at the crematorium. Deceaseds 12 year old daughter Deep Kunwar detailed before the police the entire incident. The police filed a case against the accused under section 302 of IPC.