Maharashtra: Woman and lover detained for Nagpur murder of a man

Police say Sangita and her lover were arrested for killing Azad Jamsheikh . Sangita was allegedly having an affair with the victim .

NAGPUR: Police said on Friday that a woman and her lover were arrested for reportedly strangling to death another man she was having an affair with in Maharashtras Nagpur district.According to an official, the police arrested Sangita (name changed), a native of Madhya Pradesh, and her lover Dilip Kashiram Patle for killing Azad Jamsheikh on Thursday.According to the prosecutors, the accused woman was married and running an eatery with her husband in the 14 Mile area.According to the official, Dilip, a restaurant worker, was in a relationship with the woman, who was also having an affair with the victim.

According to a source, the suspected pair tied a rope around the victim's neck, strangled him, dumped his body outside and returned to their respective houses, adding that a case under the Indian Penal Code has been filed.