Jammu: A mother of five children killed her husband after a quarrel by hitting him on the head with a stone, following which she was arrested.

Mohammad Qasim (43), was found dead at Thalyar in Chassana area on January 1. Following an investigation, his wife Sabza Begum was arrested, a police official said. During interrogation she confessed to the crime and said that they had frequent quarrels over domestic matters. "The woman hit her husband a stone repeatedly on the head outside their house after an altercation, resulting in his death," the official said.