The man killed his mother-in-law after she refused to give him details about his wife.
The woman was assaulted by her son-in-law.(Photo for representation)
Maharashtra, India: A man killed his mother-in-law and inserted a bamboo in her private part in Mumbai's Vile Parle.
Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code(IPC) was added by the Vile Parle police in the case.
The accused son-in-law has been remanded to police custody till September 14.
According to the police, “After assaulting her on the head with tiles and stabbing her with a knife, the accused inserted a bamboo in her private part and pulled out an internal organ. We added Section 377(unnatural offences) of the IPC six days ago,” as reported by The Indian Express.
The incident took place in Vile Parle(East) where the woman used to live with her daughter.
The accused who had already been jailed in a chain-snatching incident for three years was released on September 1. After being released from jail, the accused went to meet his wife and found she had married someone else and was pregnant.
The man asked his wife to leave her new husband. However, the next day when he went to meet her, she had left the place. He tried to find her whereabouts from his mother-in-law who refused to give him any details.
The accused ended up assaulting his mother-in-law and stabbed her multiple times. He was arrested one day later from Pune.