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Shocker: Woman consumes toilet cleaner after killing 66-year-old mother-in-law

Speed News Desk | Updated on: 22 February 2021, 13:00 IST
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A widow allegedly murdered her 66-year-old mother-in-law in Maharashtra’s Raigad district. After killing the sexagenarian woman, the accused woman also consumed toilet cleaner to end her life.

According to timesnownews.com reports, the accused identified as Yogita (32), who has been admitted to a government hospital and is currently under treatment.

What happened?

Reportedly, Yogita’s husband died two years ago. She was living with her in-laws and two kids. On Friday, Yogita got into a heated argument with her mother-in-law, Tarabai Karale, over some domestic issue

During the argument, Yogita hit Tarabai on the head with an iron rod and then below her right ear, which leads to serious injuries. However, the woman succumbed to her injuries.

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The incident took place in front of Yogita’s two kids and father-in-law, who is a cutlery seller.

Police rushed the spot after receiving inputs about the crime. Upon noticing them, Yogita rushed to a neighbour’s washroom and locked herself inside. She found the toilet cleaner and consumed it.

Somehow, police broke the door and found her lying unconscious with froth coming out of her mouth.

Yogita was rushed to a Karjat sub-district hospital, according to a report by The Times of India.

Meanwhile, police have registered a case against Yogita under the relevant section of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).

According to the police officer, they will arrest Yogita when she gets discharged from the hospital. However, she has already booked under Section 302 of IPC for murder.

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First published: 22 February 2021, 12:51 IST