Dhar A 35-year-old man allegedly died suicide by hanging himself in his home after his mother-in-law disparaged him. The incident happened in Mangalgatti village in Dharwad taluk on Thursday.
The deceased has been identified as Kallappa Fakirappa Hosamani. According to the police, Kallappa had married Rekha alias Renuka of Navalur 12 years ago, Kallappa used to quarrel with his wife in an inebriated condition often, and his wife used to go to her parent’s house in Navalur whenever he quarrelled with her.
Recently, 12 days ago, Kallappa quarrelled with his wife about packing lunch for him, and she left him and went to her parent’s house. The deceased went to her parent’s house to persuade her to return, but his mother-in-law scolded him and escorted him out.
Upset Kallappa took an extreme step by hanging himself at his house; he wrote on his forearm that his mother-in-law was responsible for his death. Dharwad Rural Police have registered a case in this regard.