Rajkot: A 34-year-old man allegedly killed his wife and drove with her body on scooter in broad daylight for 10 kms in Palitana.
The accused man was identified as Amit Hemnani. The incident came to light when some of the locals in Rohishala area saw the accused and alerted the police.
As per a probe, the man strangled his wife after they had an argument at their residence in Sindhi Camp Colony. The deceased woman was identified as Naina. They got married a year ago.
NM Chaudhary, an inspector of Palitana town police station stated that Hemnani drove the scooter with his wife’s body for almost 10 kms from Sindhi Colony to Rohisala village.
“Amit places the body between the steering and footrest of his scooter and drove from his home. Naina’s feet were dangling and dragging on the ground. seeing that sight, passersby shouted at Hemnani. However, he sped away. The people then chased him on their vehicles and caught hold of Hemnani”, stated Chaudhary.