A 38-year-old man reportedly killed his wife and seven-year-old son following a dispute at Gengavalli in Attur block on Wednesday. Police said that Abu Salib (38) was working in Kuwait as driver while his wife Sakira (35) and their two sons were living in Gengavalli. Salib is said to have returned to Gengavalli last week. On Wednesday both husband and wife reportedly had a heated argument. In a fit of anger, the accused reportedly strangulated his wife and younger son before committing suicide by hanging. Gengavalli police have registered a case and are investigating.

– Special Correspondent

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