Apprehensive that his wife may be having an affair, a husband struck her head with a small LPG cylinder repeatedly till she died.
The man is said to be a 29-year old man.
The murder took place as the wife was in her sleep.
It may be mentioned that the couple’s four year-old daughter was sleeping with her grandmother in nearby house when the incident took place.
The accused has been identified as Sunil Sharma and is now arrested.
Police said that he worked at a food vendor’s in Adarsh Nagar’s Lal Bagh area.
The deceased woman is 28-year-old wife Kavita.
It was the accused who told police about his own crime.
The couple were married for 12 years.
The accused had a suspicion that his wife had an illicit relation with his friend Kallu, who lived in the same locality.>