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Labourer strangles one-year-old daughter,suspected he was not the father; arrested

A 30-year-old man allegedly killed his one-year-old daughter as he suspected that she was born out of an affair his wife had with another man.

A 30-year-old man allegedly killed his one-year-old daughter as he suspected that she was born out of an affair his wife had with another man. The Warje police have arrested the suspect,Govind Tukaram Padile,who worked as a labourer. The police said he had confessed to the crime. Padile is originally from Latur and had been staying in Akashnagar area for the last couple of years. After a fight with his wife,Padile allegedly hit her on the head,leaving her unconscious,and fled with the baby. Later,the police said,he strangled the girl and dumped her body in an abandoned stone quarry. The body has been recovered.

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