The violence committed by someone in the victim’s domestic circle, including partners and ex-partners, immediate family members, other relatives and family friends.
The woman alleged that she took the extreme step as her husband, to whom she was married for 11 years, used to beat and misbehave with her.
Local people alleged that he ended his life due to fear of police torture.
The accused had taken his wife to the hospital with injuries to her head and other areas. He had claimed that she suffered the injuries following a fall from a chair.
She wrote that her husband's mother treated her as a servant and not a daughter-in-law.
The woman surrendered at the Kottapady Police Station after committing the crime.
The deceased is said to have gotten into a fight with her husband's relatives hours before being found dead.
Kasaragod native N Shruthi, who worked at international news agency Reuters, was found hanging at her flat Nallurhalli Mayfair near White Field in Bengaluru.
The court also directed Paes to pay monthly rent of Rs 50,000, apart from monthly maintenance of Rs 1 lakh to Pillai if the latter chooses to leave their shared residence.
Mofia's father Dilshad has come out against omitting former Aluva inspector Sudheer, Mofia's brother-in-law Seyth and relative Ansil, who were named in his daughter's suicide note, in the charge-sheet.
Subodh reportedly attacked Saradamma for refusing to surrender her ornaments for him to sell.