Nagpur: A young man has been arrested on the charges of attempting to murder his wife in brutal manner over domestic issue. The accused has been identified as Ranjit Gorakhnath Gadpayle (28), resident of Sanjivan Quarters, Yashodhara Nagar.
Ranjit used to quarrel with wife Rupali (28) almost daily over domestic issues such as she was not taking proper care of his ailing mother. The routine brawls took a worse turn in the wee hours (3 am) of Monday when the accused Ranjit attacked Rupali with razor and inflicted deep wounds on her throat and head when she was sleeping. As the injured Rupali lay on bed, the accused husband gagged her with a cushion, coiled a mobile charger wire around her neck and also hit her on head with a brick with the clear intention to kill her.
Rupali anyhow survived the brutal murder attempt by her accused husband and later gave a statement to police in this connection.
Yashodhara Nagar PSI Kulthe, based on the statement, booked the accused husband Ranjit Gadpayale under Section 307 of IPC and reportedly arrested him. Further probe is underway.