1 Updates
To avoid paying alimony, expat Indian kills wife
Photo Credit: TIZIANA FABI, Getty Images

To avoid paying alimony, expat Indian kills wife

Sep 23 2013, 10:00am CDT | by IANS

Dubai, Sep 23 (IANS) A Dubai court has charged an unemployed Indian man with strangling his wife to death to avoid paying maintenance money after divorce.

Dubai, Sep 23 — A Dubai court has charged an unemployed Indian man with strangling his wife to death to avoid paying maintenance money after divorce. The Indian man, 23, who is identified by...

Filed under: news

YouTube Videos

 
 
 

43 weeks ago

To avoid paying alimony, expat Indian kills wife

Sep 23 2013, 10:00am CDT | by IANS

Dubai, Sep 23 (IANS) A Dubai court has charged an unemployed Indian man with strangling his wife to death to avoid paying maintenance money after divorce.

Dubai, Sep 23 — A Dubai court has charged an unemployed Indian man with strangling his wife to death to avoid paying maintenance money after divorce.

The Indian man, 23, who is identified by initials of his name AQ, reportedly strangled his wife, identified as BA, before putting her body in a garbage bag and leaving it in the Fuqaa area March 11 this year in connivance with a Pakistani friend identified as RA, Gulf News reported Sunday.

AQ reportedly used to beat his wife and cheated on her with a Filipina with whom he had an affair.

His father said his late daughter-in-law repeatedly complained to him over the phone several times in the past.

AQ's father said the accused knew RA for nearly three years and the two shared accommodation.

According to the report, a Bangladeshi cleaner discovered BA's body.

Police said AQ admitted that he decided to kill BA because he could not afford to pay her maintenance money.

Prosecutors told the Dubai Court of First Instance that AQ and RA planned to murder BA in her sleep.

RA pleaded not guilty before the court Sunday.

"I did not kill the victim… my confession was obtained under coercion," RA was quoted as saying.

"The victim moved to Dubai 15 months before her death... she constantly complained over the phone that AQ used to get drunk and beat her," AQ's father told prosecutors.

"She asked me to find him a new job. The deceased also complained that her husband was having an affair with a Filipina, and that was the main reason behind their continuous family disputes," he said.

"I do not doubt that the defendants could have killed BA."

"Shortly after identifying the victim, we suspected her husband because he had left the country on the same day when the corpse was discovered. Primary interrogation led to RA's arrest, " a Dubai police officer said.

"The latter admitted during questioning that they strangled her," the officer said.

However, police didn't reveal how AQ was arrested.

Presiding judge Maher Salama Al Mahdi adjourned the case till Oct 23.

IANS

Source: IANS

 

Don't miss ...

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

UN body concerned about impact of Gaza violence on women
United Nations, July 26 (IANS) The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Friday expressed its deep concern about the impact of the ongoing Gaza conflict on women's health and access to safe births.
 
 
Kyrgyz ex-president sentenced to life imprisonment
Bishkek, July 26 (IANS) A Kyrgyz military court Friday sentenced in absentia the country's former president Kurmanbek Bakiyev, his brother Janysh Bakiyev and former prime minister Daniyar Usenov to life imprisonment.
 
 
Five policemen killed in Al Qaeda attack in Yemen
Sanaa, July 26 (IANS) At least five Yemeni policemen were killed Friday evening when suspected Al Qaeda gunmen attacked a security checkpoint in the southeastern province of al-Bayda, an interior ministry official said.
 
 
China pledges more support for Afghanistan's development
Kabul, July 26 (IANS) China would like to see a smooth transition of power in Afghanistan and will give more support for the country's reconciliation and economic development, China's newly-appointed Special Envoy for Afghan Affairs Sun Yuxi said here Friday.
 
 
 

Latest from the Network

Paris Jackson asked to reconnect with family
Los Angeles, July 26 (IANS) Late pop star Michael Jackson's daughter Paris, who has returned here from her boarding school in Utah, has been advised to reconnect with her family. After she made an attempt to take her...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
UN body concerned about impact of Gaza violence on women
United Nations, July 26 (IANS) The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Friday expressed its deep concern about the impact of the ongoing Gaza conflict on women's health and access to safe births. "Reports of the...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Kate Upton always wanted curvy figure
Kate Upton has always wanted a curvaceous figure. The 'Other Woman' star, 22, admits she ''begged'' for a shapely body when she first started modeling and was overjoyed when people started praising her sexy shape....
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Jenny McCarthy's son reported her to police
Jenny McCarthy's son called the police on her. The former Playboy model admits Evan, 12 - whom she has with ex-husband John Asher - once reported her for texting on her phone whilst she was driving. Speaking on Sirius...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Jennifer Lopez 'danced all night' at 45th birthday bash
Jennifer Lopez ''danced all night long'' at her 45th birthday bash in the Hamptons last night (07.24.14). The 'I Luh Ya Papi' hitmaker spent the duration of her party on the dance floor at Nammos, a Mediterranean...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Scott Disick won't drink alcohol until after birth
Scott Disick reportedly won't drink alcohol until after the birth of his third child later this year. The 31-year-old reality TV star - the long-time partner of Kourtney Kardashian - is determined to stay sober after...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Love the idea of lots of kids: Radcliffe
New York, July 26 (IANS) If Daniel Radcliffe had his way, he'd have "lots of kids" in the years to come. "Maybe because I'm an only child, I love the idea of lots of kids. But it will depend to a larger part on who I...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Kyrgyz ex-president sentenced to life imprisonment
Bishkek, July 26 (IANS) A Kyrgyz military court Friday sentenced in absentia the country's former president Kurmanbek Bakiyev, his brother Janysh Bakiyev and former prime minister Daniyar Usenov to life imprisonment....
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Why Lily Allen goes into shutdown mode?
Los Angeles, July 26 (IANS) Singer Lily Allen has decided to go into shutdown mode after receiving criticism on a social networking site. Allen says this is her way of coping with backlash, reports mirror.co.uk. The...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
ASUS MeMO Pad 7 Intel Bay Trail Tablet Shows Serious Android On X86 Value
Low cost tablets have been a goal for a long time now but breaking the $200 mark hasn’t been easy for manufacturers, without sacrificing features and quality.  Then again, what if I told you there’s a 7-inch tablet on...
Read more on Apple Balla