PUNE: In a ghastly incident, a 60-year-old man was on Friday seen walking on the road in Pune with his wife’s head after he allegedly beheaded her with an axe suspecting infidelity, police said. The accused, Ramu Chavan, who works as a watchman in a housing society in Katraj area, was taken into custody by police after he was found casually strolling on a street holding the severed head in one hand and the axe in the other.
According to the police, Ramu killed his 45-year-old wife, Sonubai, after suspecting an illicit relationship between her and their son-in-law.
He has been booked under IPC 302 (murder) and further investigations were underway, police added.
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