Kolkata: In Kolkata, the capital of West Bengal, a husband gave a betel nut to kill his own wife. In fact, the wife had secretly bought an expensive smartphone from her husband. The husband was angry about it. He then gave a betel nut to a contract killer to kill his wife. However, the killer who took the betel nut has been arrested by the police.
The incident took place in Narendrapur on the southern outskirts of Kolkata late last Thursday night. Police are looking for the husband in the case. Talking to the media, a senior official of the Narendrapur police station said that the woman alleged that she had asked her husband to buy a smartphone a few months ago. But the husband had refused. The wife had bought a smartphone on January 1 with tuition money.
When her husband got knowledge of it, he got angry and threatened to kill her. Police say the husband went to close the main gate of the house on Thursday night of January 20, but he did not return to his room. The wife felt something wrong and went to see her husband. It was then that two assailants attacked the woman. The woman was covered in blood after the attack but managed to escape from the house and raised an alarm. Locals gathered to hear the woman's screams. They caught one of the attackers and her husband. However, the second attacker managed to escape.