Opposition parties attacked the BJP government in the state and termed the incident "horrific" and "shameful", with the Congress comparing it to the Nirbhaya incident of 2012.
"The assailants hit him on the head with boulders resulting in his death," said the Kulsumpura police.
The incident occurred on November 5, but came to light on Sunday when the man, Prabhu, confessed before the village councilor saying he had killed his wife Santoshi after a tiff with her
The woman, belonging to Lambada tribe and a resident of Devlath Tanda, was reported missing two days ago.
The victim, Syed Waheed Ali was allegedly murdered on suspicion that he had turned into a police tipper
The victim Chandrasekhar was earlier arrested by the police in connection with the suicide of his wife.
During an argument, the husband hit the victim on the head, following which she fell unconscious. Her mother rushed her to hospital where doctors pronounced her dead
The youngster, Hemanth was into a relationship with Avanthi for about eight years and the two had got married against the wish of Avanthi's father Laxma Reddy and her other family members.
“Around four persons were also there to meet Jaweed and discuss some dispute between them. An argument ensued during which Jaweed was stabbed to death,” said Ashok Chakravarthy, ACP (Rajendranagar).