Man kills wife, hangs self in Delhi

New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) A man killed his wife and then committed suicide here Friday morning, police said. A suicide note was found in which he said he suspected his wife of having an extra-martial relationship.

“Shyam Kumar, 35, and his wife Jaspal Kaur, 29, were found dead in their house in Vikaspuri in west Delhi,” said a police officer.
Kumar’s body was hanging from a ceiling fan while his wife’s body was lying on a bed. They were spotted by Kaur’s sister Ruby, who went to their house after Kumar did not answer call on his mobile phone.
Kumar dropped their two children at Ruby’s house Thursday night.
Their bodies have been sent for post-mortem examination, police said.
Kumar was driving a battery-powered rickshaw for a year. He quit his job a month ago.