Woman from Guwahati stabbed to death by husband in Ahmedabad

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Published: February 4,2020 04:54 PM
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In a shocking incident, a woman hailing from Guwahati was stabbed to death by her husband over a domestic dispute, at their apartment in Ahmedabad on Tuesday.

March 7, 2018: In a shocking incident, a woman hailing from Guwahati was stabbed to death by her husband over a domestic dispute, at their apartment in Ahmedabad on Tuesday.

Reportedly, the couple identified as Ashesh Gurung (34), a branch manager of a private bank and Pronita Gurung (29) had moved to the city from their native place, Guwahati and lived at Suryavanshi Tower in Vastrapur, given to Gurung 11 months back by the bank. The couple had married about a year ago, after being in a relationship for a while.

As per reports on Tuesday night, the couple had a heated argument like previous days about Gurung's drinking habit following which under the influence of alcohol he stabbed his wife with a knife in her chest, after which she fell unconscious.

Gurug, then took her to the bathroom and washed away her blood. After that, he kept drinking for about two hours. He then told a neighbor that his wife was hurt and sought help. A doctor who lives in the building was called. The doctor found that the body was cold and suggested that an ambulance be called. Paramedics arrived and called the police. At first, the accused tried to evade the questions of the police, but soon confessed to the crime.

Vastrapur police have registered an FIR against Gurung for murder and arrested him.