Kolkata: A man murdered his wife by slitting her throat in Harinarayanpur, Kolkata, after a dispute over excessive social media usage. The deceased, identified as Aparna, was killed by her husband, Parimal Baidya, for spending too much time on social media.
The incident unfolded on Friday when their son arrived home and discovered his mother lying lifeless in a pool of blood. He informed the locals, and they informed the police. According to the son, his mother, Aparna, had been subjected to constant interrogation and threats from his father regarding her social media usage.
Following the murder, the husband absconded from the scene. The police have started an investigation to find him.