Man strangulates wife to death
Thane: A sales manager with a private pharma company was arrested here for allegedly strangulating his wife to death, police said today.
The accused, identified as Kiran Hanumant Gadankush (40) had a heated argument with his wife Seema Gadankush (37) on August 31, following which she went to her parent’s house in Navi Mumbai, senior inspector S L Daule of Kolshewadi Police Station said.
Police said after his wife went to her parent’s house, the accused on September 8 brought her back home but they again had a quarrel on the same night and Seema hit him, following which he strangulated her to death.
Gadankush himself approached the police and confessed killing his wife, Daule said, adding after which he was placed under arrest yesterday.
A case under IPC section 302 (punishment for murder) has been registered against Gadankush and further probe was on, police added.