Beaten naked for leaving geyser on, Hyderabadi housewife hangs herself

, 7:27 PM IST

Hyderabad: Sushrutha, a 31-year-old sent a message to her father that her husband, Mohan, dragged her out naked from the bathroom and beat her up in the presence of his parents and two sons, six and four for keeping the geyser on for a few extra minutes. She later found hanged in her room.

According to NDTV, she also spoke to her parents over the phone and said she had been beaten badly. By the time her parents reached her home in Hyderabad from Nalgonda, about one and a half hours away, they were told their daughter had hung herself to death.

Her seven-year-old son told the police that his father dragged her out of the bathroom naked and beat her.

Susrutha’s parents alleged that she had the bruises all over her body and she was murdered.

The family filed a complaint with the police, after which Susrutha’s body was taken to hospital for a post-mortem.

The police have arrested Mohan Rao and his parents.

However, there is no suicide note found, but police registered a case against Mohan under Sections 306 (abetment to commit suicide) and 498-a (subjecting married woman to cruelty) of the IPC and Sections 3, 4, 6 of the DP Act based on a complaint by her family members.