Suspecting wife’s fidelity, man hangs self in Chennai

Chennai: A man ended his life allegedly due to a misunderstanding with his wife at Valasaravakkam here.

According to the police, Manikandan (37), a resident of Palaniappan Nagar, worked as a driver at a government office.

He lived with his wife Shanthi (35) and two girl children aged seven and 10. Of late, he had a misunderstanding with Shanthi, and the duo often fought over it. He suspected her of cheating over him. Yesterday, he hung himself in the house.

Police who arrived at the spot sent his body to Government Royapettah Hospital. Valsaravakkam police have registered a case.

NT Bureau