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Delhi: Cook kills wife, chops her into pieces

News Agencies | Updated on: 10 February 2017, 1:51 IST

A 40-year-old man was arrested for allegedly killing his wife and chopping her body into pieces, before dumping it at a secluded spot near his residence in south Delhi's Fatehpur Beri area.

The accused, Gulbuddin, a cook by profession, has reportedly confessed to having killed his wife, Phullu Begum.

Police said he had married another woman in Assam, where he had lived for a while and wanted to get rid of his first wife.

According to reports, the body was found in a decomposed state. During interrogation, Gulbuddin reportedly broke down and confessed before the police.

-With ANI inputs

First published: 18 April 2016, 2:28 IST