A dysfunctional marriage ended in the husband hanging himself at his house in Mahalakshmi Layout on Tuesday night.

Madhukiran (36), businessman and father of an eight-year-old girl, had been married for 10 years.

The couple used to fight often and had even been counselled by the police earlier.

Madhukiran did not have a regular source of income and to make ends meet, his wife started working. Madhukiran was opposed to this and the couple frequently fought over it.

On Tuesday night also, Madhukiran came home late and quarrelled with his wife. He then locked himself in the bedroom and hanged himself, preliminary enquiries by the Mahalakshmi Layout police revealed.

Two more men ended their lives in separate incidents in Banasawadi Tuesday night.

Murthy (36), a construction labourer, hanged himself at his home in Satyanagar after a drunken fight with his wife.

The death of the father of two came to light only Wednesday morning, police said.

Hemanth Kumar, a marketing executive with a private firm, hanged himself at his house in Subbayyanapalya on Tuesday when he was alone, the police said.