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In accordance with experiences, the accused Gayatri suffocated his husband Yuvaraj (29) to demise in Tiruttanni. Her lover Sreenivasan (30) alongside together with his mates Hemanathan (22) and Manikandan (28) reportedly helped her within the act and later hanged the sufferer’s physique from the ceiling to make it seem like suicide.
Gayatri knowledgeable her in-laws that Yuvaraj hanged himself whereas she was asleep, the Instances of India (TOI) mentioned in a report. Nonetheless, the sufferer’s father was not satisfied by her daughter-in-law’s principle and reached the police with a grievance, the every day report.
The police workforce was additionally satisfied that Yuvaraj did not grasp himself as they noticed damage marks on his legs and arms. Once they summoned Gayatri for questioning, she reportedly tried to kill herself earlier than confessing to having killed Yuvaraj.
In accordance with the police, Sreenivasan and Gayatri have been batchmates on the nursing school. They have been in love however the girl’s household married her off to Yuvaraj, who was a relative. Nonetheless, Sreenivasan and Gayatri continued their affair secretly, the every day mentioned.
On the evening of the crime, Sreenivasan reached the couple’s residence earlier than Yuvaraj returned from work — a automotive equipment manufacturing unit in Mannurpet.
When the sufferer arrived later that evening, Sreenivasan ambushed him from behind and pushed him to a mattress. Whereas Hemanathan and Manikandan held his legs, Gayatri and Sreenivasan took turns suffocating him to demise utilizing a pillow, the every day mentioned. Later, the lads tied a knot across the neck and hung the physique from the ceiling.