Police in Bhiwandi town of Thane 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 murder against Virendra Tiwari, her husband. Virendra, who is a tempo driver, is absconding, Parad said.
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