Guwahati: In a fresh twist to the mysterious death of a quadragenarian man who was found dead at house No. 37 on Naharni path in Guwahati’s Hatigaon on Thursday, the city police on Friday arrested three persons including his wife and mother-in-law in connection to the case.
The deceased identified as Anupam Nath has been residing at Hatigaon with his wife for over one year.
Earlier, the police suspected it to be a case of suicide, however, the family members of the deceased alleged that Nath was murdered by his wife. They also demanded her arrest.
Meanwhile, police arrested wife Malati Das, mother-in-law Minu Das and sister-in-law Doly Das after a detailed investigation and produced before the court in Guwahati.
On the other hand, the family members of the accused wife claimed that deceased Anupam Das had physically assaulted Malati Das under the influence of alcohol on multiple occasions.
They alleged that Malati Das has almost lost vision due to physical torture by Anupam Das.
It is also learned that earlier, the family members of Malati Das had lodged a case of physical harassment against Anupam Das.