Mumbai. A 36-year-old man stabbed his wife to death in Tilak Nagar on Tuesday night. Actually Iqbal Sheikh and his wife Zara were married three years ago. 20-year-old Zara was living separately from her husband for six months due to family disputes with her child. Police has arrested Iqbal in the case.
Family disputes were already going on
According to the news of The Times of India, the police told that Zara and Iqbal got married three years ago and after marriage Iqbal changed Rupali’s name to Zara. However, after a few months of marriage, there were fights between the two over wearing a burqa and talking in Hindi. Frustrated by this, Zara returned to her parents’ house six months ago while Iqbal was staying with his father. Zonal Deputy Commissioner Krishna Upadhyay said that there were already family disputes between the couple. This also included wearing a burqa and talking in Hindi. But on Monday night, there was a dispute between the two to keep the child close. Sources said that Iqbal’s family wanted to divorce Zara and get Iqbal married again.
husband killed by stabbing
Zara had recently started living in a rented house near her parents’ house with her friend Kajal Chaudhary. His parents were watching the dandiya program at around 9.30 pm on Monday night. Then the neighbors told him that someone had stabbed Zara. When he reached Zara’s room, Zara was lying unconscious, covered in blood. A knife stained with blood was lying nearby. They then took him to the nearby Rajawadi Hospital, where doctors declared him brought dead. The neighbors informed the police about this.
Police arrested the accused
Eyewitnesses told the police that it was Iqbal who stabbed Zara and fled. After questioning the witnesses, the police arrested Iqbal by registering a case of murder. He was taken to the court for the hearing of the case, the court has sent him on police remand. In this case, local BJP leader Kirit Somaiya reached the police station. He asked a special police team to investigate the matter, as well as claimed that Zara was Iqbal’s second wife.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : September 28, 2022, 19:34 IST