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Jul 10, 2009 at 12:24am IST

Pune: Lady engineer murdered, ex-husband held

Pune: A 32-year-old woman engineer was stabbed to death in broad daylight in Pune on Thursday, police said.

Urvashi Dhavle working with a company as quality control officer was heading home on a scooter when she was stopped and attacked by unidentified assailants on busy Sus Road, they said.

Police said they had detained the victim's husband for interrogation after her parents suspected him to be behind the murder.

DAYLIGHT MURDER: Urvashi Dhavale, the techie was riding a scooter home when accosted by killers.

Urvashi had won a divorce case against her husband and the couple had a history of marital discord, they added.