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Cops yet to arrest man who injected wife with HIV

Police yet to make any arrests in the case in which a man allegedly injected his wife with an HIV-infected needle.

Written by Express News Service | Ludhiana | Published: March 3, 2012 4:13:23 am

The Ludhiana police is yet to make any arrests in a case in which a man allegedly injected his wife with an HIV-infected needle about two years ago to kill her so that he could marry his lover at Abohar in Fazilka district.

The woman,in her 30s,was diagnosed HIV+ve a year ago and currently undergoing treatment at PGI,Chandigarh,has lost the vision in her eyes and is also no able to take care of her five-year-old daughter.

As per a complaint filed by the woman,she got married to Sunil Kumar in March,2006. Kumar used to work as a lab technician in Bhatinda where he allegedly had an extra-marital relationship with one Gurpal Kaur.

The woman alleged that Kumar sought divorce,but she refused. Later,he took her blood sample for some tests in October 2010,after which she fell ill. She was later diagnosed as HIV+ve.

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