Widow kills father-in-law in Banipur

A widow has been arrested for allegedly killing her father-in-law in self-defence after he attempted to rape her in Banipur village in Shamli .

Updated: Aug 10, 2012, 16:50 PM IST

Muzaffarnagar: A widow has been arrested for allegedly killing her father-in-law in self-defence after he attempted to rape her in Banipur village in Shamli district, police said on Friday.
The 35-year-old widow resisted Vikram Singh`s attempt to rape her last night when they were alone at home and attacked him with a sharp farm equipment to stall him, which led to his death, they said.
The woman was today produced in court which sent her to 14 days judicial custody.

PTI