Husband stitches wife’s genitals over suspicion of affair

A man in India’s Uttar Pradesh state sewed up his wife’s genitals with an aluminium thread over suspicion of her engaging in an illicit affair.

The incident took place the state’s Rampur district after the husband who works as a driver asked his wife to take a fidelity test.

On the approval of the wife to undergo this test, the man tied her hands and legs and stitched up her genitals. After committing the heinous crime the man fled.

The 24-year-old woman then contacted her mother who then took her to a community health centre and also lodged a complaint against her son-in-law, India Today reported.

The police later arrested the accused.

As per police reports, the woman had married the accused two years ago and the couple had a baby who died soon after the delivery.