Madikeri: A brutal murder has been reported from Hosa Badavane where a husband has stabbed his wife 30 times.
According to sources, the incident took place on Saturday, November 2 night. The deceased has been identified as Zubeida (25), a resident of Kasargod.
As per initial reports, Zubeida and her husband Mohammad Shariff (27) were married seven years ago and the couple had two children, aged 5 and 3 years respectively.
Although the couple was living happily for the first few years, it is said that they were recently facing some family issues and quarreling quite frequently.
Shariff had also gone to the extent of divorcing Zubeida and dropped her off at her parent's house two. But after sometime, Zubeida’s parents sent her back to Shariff.
Two days back he had dropped children at his mothers’ house.
According to nearby sources, the fights are said to have reached a peak on Saturday night when Shariff is said to have doubted her character.
As the fights turned worse, Shariff (with the help of a knife) brutally stabbed Zubeida around 30 times on various parts of her body. Hearing the noises, the house owner called the police and informed them about it.
When the police rushed to the spot and knocked down the doors, they found Zubedia lying in a pool of blood. The police immediately arrested Shariff.
Superintendent of Police Dr Suman D Pannekar, ASP Dinesh Kumar, Madikeri Tahsildar Mahesh, and Circle Inspector Anoop Madappa had rushed to the spot and assessed the situation.
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