Widow kills father-in-law

Muzaffarnagar: A widow has been arrested for allegedly killing her father-in-law in self-defence after he attempted to rape her in Banipur village in Shamli district, police said today.

The 35-year-old widow resisted Vikram Singh`s attempt to rape her last night when they were alone at home and attacked him with a sharp farm equipment to stall him, which led to his death, they said.

The woman was today produced in court which sent her to 14 days judicial custody.