‘Domestic abuser’ Husband murders wife for not cooking him rice￼
An Indian couple who the neighbours reported often fought and were involved in domestic violence in India’s Bhiwandi city. However, on May 26, the Indian media reported that the husband from Bhiwandi was arrested for beating his wife with a wooden stick to death for not cooking rice for him. The alleged murderer was identified as “Shankar Waghmare,” a 23-year-old scrap dealer who murdered his 20-year-old wife with a wooden stick.
Subsequently, the Indian media reported, “The accused went home and started arguing with his wife over rice.” Whereas, the local police reported, “In the heat of the moment, he started beating her with a wooden stick till she died.” The body of the deceased was shifted to a local hospital, and postmortem results confirmed that the wife had suffered severe injuries in the stomach, head, and backbone.