In a shocking incident, a 40-year-old man lost his cool after he came to know about his wife’s extramarital affair.
The man allegedly caught his wife red-handed with a man and stabbed him to death.
The incident took place in Maharashtra’s Mumbai. The man killed the man at around 5 am in a hutment at Jeevan Nagar, Andheri.
The Amboli police on Saturday arrested a 40-year-old man for allegedly murdering his wife’s lover named Santosh Kirupalli.
He was produced before the local court on Sunday.
According to TOI reports, the man stabbed Kirupalli to death in front of the accused’s wife and 15-year-old son.
Reportedly, after killing the man, the accused identified as Rakesh Devendra escaped from the spot and was nabbed on the same day.
Senior Inspector Someshwar Kamte told TOI that Devendra committed the offence after learning about his wife’s illicit relationship with Kirupalli.
In a similar incident, a man in West Bengal was arrested for allegedly killing his wife’s lover in the Burdwan district.
Police recovered the body in an irrigation canal in the Shibpur area.
The accused has been identified as Niru Majhi. According to police, the woman had an extramarital affair with Pradeep Majhi.
Niru’s wife had run away with Pradeep for two days and when they came back home, Niru murdered him with a sharp weapon.
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