Woman kills husband, son; commits suicide

Saturday, Jun 4, 2016,12:48 IST By Metrovaartha A A A

Nagpur | A 25-year-old woman allegedly killed her husband and child and then committed suicide in Timki locality of the city, police said today. Nisha slit her husband and son’s throat with a sharp weapon and then ended her life in the wee hours of yesterday, they said.

The incident came to light last evening when neighbours upon sensing a foul smell emanating from the house informed the police. The deceased were identified as Sarwar Alam (35), Dadu (5) and Nisha, police said.

The trio was residing in a rented house and the neighbours often heard the couple fighting and their son crying, they said. A case has been registered under section 302 (punishment for murder) of IPC, police said, adding further investigation was on.