SARGODHA - A man on Saturday amputated both legs of his second wife over domestic issues in Jhaverian police limits.

According to police, Muhammad Siddique, resident of Jhaverian Town, just few days after the marriage started abusing and torturing his second wife. On Saturday, he picked up quarrel with his wife over some domestic matter and expressed suspicion about her character. He first tortured his wife with baton and later cut off her legs with blows of axe.

The neighbours on hearing the screams rushed to the scene and nabbed the culprit and handed him over to the police.

The injured was shifted to Sargodha hospital for treatment. A case has been registered against the accused.