Hyderabad: In a shocking incident, a man slit the throat of his wife within the premises of a court in Rajendernagar on the city outskirts on Monday.
Nagender Babu and his wife Soujanya had come to the court in connection with a case filed by the latter against the former.
The husband attacked his wife with a knife even as people watched in horror. He fled after slitting her throat. The profusely bleeding woman was rushed to a hospital, where her condition is stated to be critical.
According to police, Soujanya had approached the court, seeking directions to her husband to pay maintenance. She had complained that he was not giving her money for the monthly expenses as he developed extra-marital relations with another woman.
(With IANS inputs)