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Man suspected of having killed wife by electrocution

Press Trust of India  |  Thane 

Police in Bhiwandi town of district are looking for a 35-year-old man who is suspected of having killed his wife by electrocution. A highly decomposed body of victim Soni Tiwari (22) was found from the couple's house in Padma Nagar area on Saturday after neighbours noticed foul smell. Police sub-inspector Ananta Parad said a live electric wire was lying next to her body, and autopsy revealed that she had died due to electric shock. Police have registered a case of against Virendra Tiwari, her husband.

Virendra, who is a tempo driver, is absconding, Parad said.

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First Published: Sun, August 13 2017. 18:22 IST