Wife arrested for husband’s murder

Hajan: The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Monday claimed to have solved the murder case of 30-year-old Fayaz Ahamd Dar of Vijpara Sonwari after his wife along with paramour lover were interrogated.

The 30-year-old Zamruda strangulated her husband on Shab-e-Qadar to hide her illicit relation with Showqat Ahmad of Khumna Bharabad area, a senior police officer told Kashmir Reader.

“The woman (Zamruda) has confessed to the crime and has been arrested under section 302 of Ranbir Penal Code, he said, adding,” Her lover (Showkat Ahamad) has also been taken into custody.”

According to the police, the accused, mother of two sons and a daughter, first strangulated her husband and later planted the body in bathroom so that it would appear a case of suicide or accident.