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Man kills live-in partner in Ghaziabad

Press Trust of India  |  Ghaziabad 

A 45-year-old woman was strangled to by her live-in partner at his residence in Nehru Garden colony here, police said today.

The incident took place last night when Renu had a heated argument with after she told him to leave his family and live with her permanently, they said.

Renu, who hailed from Mumbai, came in contact with Joshi, an eatery owner, through After a month of their friendship, Renu left her husband and started living with Joshi in Ghaiabad, SP City said.

"When Joshi refused to accede to her demands, the two had heated a argument. In a fit of anger, Joshi strangled her to with her stole," Tomar said.

After killing Renu, Joshi reached police station and confessed to his crime.

"He has been sent to jail and the body has been sent for postmortem. Police has informed the family members of Renu about her death," Tomar said.

In a separate incident, an named (40) committed suicide by hanging himself from a ceiling fan in Vandana enclave of municipality shortly after he had a tiff with his wife on some issue.

"His wife had gone to market with her kids when he hanged himself. No suicide note has been recovered from the room. Body has been sent for autopsy," a said.

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First Published: Fri, May 11 2018. 22:25 IST