A heated arguement led to the killing of a 24-year-old housewife in Asifnagar, police claims.
The woman victim was also three months pregnant at the time, it was confirmed.
Police said that the crime took place in wee hours of the Saturday.
The husband may have been furious and also in inebriated condition to then allegedly strangle to death his wife.
Asif Nagar police said K Shalini, 24, was killed by her husband Vijay Kumar, a painter.
He later surrendered to the police.