Aizawl:  A 29-year-old man allegedly killed his 32-year-old wife before committing suicide at Kawnpui in Kolasib district, police said today.

Jerry Lalnunpuia and his wife Zoduhawmi, who had a three-year-old daughter, had heated arguments in their house and the husband dragged the wife to outside the village yesterday.

When neighbours reached the outskirts of the village, they found the body of the husband hanging inside a garden hut and later found the body of the wife nearby.

Zoduhawmi had sustained several injuries on her head, police said.

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