Man attempts suicide after attacks by wife, in-laws
Yagnesh Mehta,TNN | Mar 22, 2014, 08.56 PM IST
SURAT: A resident of Ved Road in the city attempted suicide by consuming poisonous material on Wednesday following alleged torture by his wife and in-laws. Father of two sons alleged that his wife took help of goons to thrash him repetitively. Wife and her family were allegedly forcing the husband to discontinue relation with his family.
Mahesh Pardhi, married to Chandrika around 12 years ago and the couple has two sons. A jari worker, Pardhi, consumed poisonous material at his residence and attempted to kill self. He was shifted to a hospital and currently under treatment in critical condition.
He wrote a suicide not before attempting suicide in which he alleged that his wife, brother-in-law, father and mother-in-law have repeatedly tortured him during past few years. Demanding discontinuation of relation with his family Pardhi was thrashed by his wife. Pardhi was pressurised by his wife to stop meeting his mother, sister and brother. His wife thrashed him number of times, Pardhi alleged.
Pardhi alleged that his wife called goons to thrash him. His brother-in-law, mother and father-in-law thrashed him forming a group. Recently Pardhi's wife approached police after which he was threatened by her of police actions. Police are now investigating the case.