Published On : Wed, Sep 15th, 2021

Man attacks wife with sharp-edged weapon

Man attacks wife with sharp-edged weapon

Nagpur: A MAN attacked his wife with a sharp-weapon on Cement Road, near Ajni ground, on Tuesday night. The woman sustained cut wounds on face, wrist and leg, Ajni police said.

According to police, Babita Dubey (40), a resident of Jatatarodi, works as a nurse and attends patients on telephone calls at their house. Her first husband expired in 2010 after which she married Santosh Kale, a resident of Kachipura, Ramdaspeth. As Kale was a habitual drinker, Babita was not allowing him to stay at home for the last one week.

Angry over Babita’s behaviour, the man caught her near Ajni ground when she was going to attend a patient and attacked her with a sharp-weapon at 8.45 pm. When she raised an alarm and passers-by came for her help, the man escaped from the spot. DCP (Zone IV ) Dr. Akshay Shinde rushed to the spot with Ajni police and sent the woman to hospital for treatment. Her condition is reportedly stable. A case under Section 307 of Indian Penal Code was registered by police.