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Mumbai: Woman strangles abusive son to death to save daughter-in-law

Updated on: 17 August,2017 06:52 PM IST  |  Mumbai
mid-day online correspondent |

A 45-year-old Mankhurd woman strangled her drug-addicted son to death to save her daughter-in-law from his abuse. Police say she then sat next to her body the entire night and wept

Mumbai: Woman strangles abusive son to death to save daughter-in-law


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The woman had made a promise to her daughter-in-law that she would protect her in case her son tries to abuse her again

A 45-year-old Mankhurd woman strangled her drug-addicted son to death to save her daughter-in-law from his abuse. Police say she then sat next to her body the entire night and wept after committing the murder on Tuesday evening.




Mankhurd police arrested her the following day and booked her for murder under Section 302 of the Indian Penal Code.



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