Karkala, Apr 18 : A school-teacher serving an honorary job at Nellikar and also a member of Edu gram panchayat living in Hosmar, Edu is said to have plotted with her paramour to get rid of her husband.
Shekhar Poojary (43), running a tailoring shop in Moodbidri, had been married to Geeta for 15 years and had two children. Geeta is said to have developed illicit liaison with one Satish, who spent a lot of time with her in the husband’s absence. Shekhar is said to have come to know about their relatiionship and they both get into quarrels over the matter.
During the past days, Geeta is said to h\ave plotted to kill him with the help of Satish. As planned in advance, she went to visit her uncle with children. When Shekhar was alone, Satish came and killed him by hitting him. Then he hanged the body with a rope to make it appear to be a case of suicide.
When neighbours spotted the body hanging, they informed the police. When injury marks were found on Shekhar’s body, they suspected it to be a murder. Gathering all information, they summoned the wife and interrogated her. She is said to have confessed to have planned and collaborated in the killing of her husband.
Satish is said to have been absconding.