TAMIL NADU

Constable arrested on murder charge

Staff Reporter

TIRUCHI: A police constable attached to Tiruchi City Armed Reserve was arrested on Sunday on a charge of murdering his wife.

K. Paramasivam (27) is said to have demanded dowry from his wife Anandhi and allegedly kicked in her stomach in their house at Subramaniapuram here last month.

The woman's father took her to his house at Sittilingam in Koradacheri police station limit in Tiruvarur district for treatment. However, she died and a murder case was registered at Koradacheri police station.

It was later transferred to K.K. Nagar police station here since the occurrence was in Tiruchi. The police here said Paramasivam was arrested on Sunday at Pozhakudi in Tiruvarur district and remanded to judicial custody.

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