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Driver Allegedly killed His wife in North Kashmir, Arrested

Srinagar, May 29 (WD): In a tragic incident, a driver has allegedly killed his wife in the Kupwara district of North Kashmir. The accused, identified as Amjid Ahmad, is said to have strangled his wife, Sobia Begum, at their residence in Shartpalla Tangdhar.

According to an official from the Wattan daily news agency, Amjid Ahmad, the son of Ab Rasheed Mughal, committed the crime at their home. The incident has sent shockwaves through the small community of Shartpalla Tangdhar, where the couple resided.

The local authorities were quickly alerted to the situation. Upon receiving the report, the police acted promptly and apprehended Amjid Ahmad. He was taken into custody without incident, and an investigation was immediately launched to uncover the details surrounding the tragic event.

Preliminary reports suggest that the couple had been experiencing marital issues, though the exact motive behind the alleged murder remains unclear. Neighbors described the relationship between Amjid and Sobia as tumultuous, with frequent arguments and disagreements.

The police are conducting a thorough investigation to determine the circumstances leading to Sobia Begum’s death. Forensic teams have been dispatched to the scene to gather evidence, and the body has been sent for an autopsy to confirm the cause of death.

The local community is in a state of shock and mourning. Residents of Shartpalla Tangdhar have expressed their disbelief over the incident, with many describing Sobia as a kind and gentle woman who did not deserve such a fate.

Support for Sobia’s family has been pouring in from neighbors and local organizations. Counseling services are being arranged for the family members to help them cope with the tragic loss.

As the investigation continues, the authorities are urging anyone with additional information to come forward. The police are committed to ensuring justice for Sobia Begum and are determined to uncover the truth behind this heart-wrenching crime.

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