Nellore Man Records Wife's Suicide, Shares With Relatives Post Death
In a tragic incident, a woman committed suicide and died at JR Peta area in Atmakur of Nellore district. However, her husband filmed the suicide attempt on his mobile phone and sent the video to the relatives after her death.
As the video had gone viral on social media, the police arrested the husband who is identified as Moddu Penchalaiah(37) of Atmakur on Wednesday. As per the Atmakur police, the deceased, Kondamma was working as resource person in MEPMA (Mission for Elimination of Poverty in Municipal Areas) in Atmakur civic body.
Kondamma and Penchalaiah have two children around age group 10. The couple, who used to fight frequently, had a heated argument on Tuesday night when their children are at their grandparents’ house. As the argument grew bigger, Kondamma attempted suicide which Penchalaiah recorded on his mobile without stopping her.
Penchalaiah took the video thinking that it will prove that he did not kill her. He later sent the video to his brothers-in-law and to some other relatives.
The police said that they file a case against Penchalaiah under IPC section 498A and 306 and are investigating the case.