Man kills wife for not cooking his meal with tomatoes


A 32-year-old man allegedly killed his wife for not adding tomatoes to his dish. The incident was reported from Lakshman Jhula area near Rishikesh.

Virender Singh Maratha (33) had a fight with his wife (30) on Sunday as she did not add tomatoes to the potato dish that she had cooked.

The report further added that the fight turned violent and Virender, the accused, repeatedly smashed his wife’s head against a wall.

Police said the accused Virender Singh Maratha works as a security guard at Bhootnath Temple and has been arrested on charges of murder.

The couple was married for the past 11 years and has two sons, Subodh (10) and Shivam (8).