A 43-year-old man stabbed his wife to death near his house at Karakode in Madikkai village, the police said on Thursday.

The accused, who confessed to the crime, was remanded in 14 days' judicial custody after he was produced before the Judicial First Class Magistrate Court in the evening, K.V. Venugopal, Circle Inspector of Police, Kanhangad, said. The police said M. Krishnan and his wife Indira (40) had been staying separated for some time.

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