Anantapur: A 40-year-old woman was killed by her paramour in Tanakal on Tuesday after she refused to end her extra-marital relationship with six other men.
The accused Ashok, a native of Kadiri was working as a car driver. He was married to Subashini few years ago and has two kids. Ashok befriended Kumar, who is a brick-kiln worker from same village. Kumar would load his bricks and tiles in Ashok’s vehicle to transport them to the shops. Ashok would frequently visits Kumar’s house where he developed a relation with Kumar’s wife Malliswari.
On learning about their relationship, Kumar warned Ashok to stay away from his wife. Meanwhile, Ashok shifted his home to Tirupati, but did not end the relation. He also came to know that Mallishwari has relations with several other people.
On Tuesday, Ashok called up Mallishwari to Tanakal and asked her to put an end to her relation with others. As she did not agree for it, the duo picked a quarrel. After a heated argument, Ashok attacked her multiple times with a sickle. Mallishwari died on the spot.
He then took her body to the police station in his car and surrendered himself to the police.