A man in India killed a woman with a screwdriver for refusing to talk to him, Khaleej Times has reported. The girl was murdered with a screwdriver in Chhattisgarh’s Korba district after refusing to talk to one of the two suspects detained by the police on Sunday.

The accused, identified as Shahbaan Khan, was arrested along with his aide Tarbez Khan.

The police said that the matter was that of a ‘love triangle’.


According to the police, Shahbaan stabbed Kusum with a screwdriver after she refused to talk to him.

“Preliminary investigations have revealed that the accused had befriended the victim three years ago and later moved to Ahmedabad (Gujarat) for work. The duo stayed in touch for some time. Later, the girl stopped talking to him.”

“The accused tried to approach the victim, but she refused to entertain him. Following this, the accused attacked her with a screwdriver and killed her,” the police said.