Woman dead after fight with husband over gambling den

Police in Kanpur questioned Vinay Singh in the death of his wife Sandhya after neighbors and relatives alleged he killed her after a fight about an illegal gambling den he was operating in the house. The father of the victim said the fight occurred a day after police raided the house and arrested eight alleged gamblers, without catching Singh. He said gamblers gathered at the house every night but Singh’s wife wanted the activity halted. Singh told police his wife was killed during a robbery at the house.