Indore: A man was arrested for allegedly killing pregnant his wife on due to suspicion of her character last night, police said here on Sunday.

The accused identified as Sarfaraz Khan (40), allegedly killed his wife last night when she informed him after coming from her parents' house nearly after five months, that she was pregnant.

Khan, who had two wives, had been suspicious about Rehana’s (32) character for quite sometime. When she informed him about her pregnancy after returning from her parent’s home it appeared to be a confirmation of his fears, after which he killed her by strangulating her with a piece of cloth (dupatta), city superintendent of police, Shailendra Singh told reporters.

After committing the crime he tried to escape, but the police managed to nab him after getting information about the incident, he added.


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