A 60-year-old man in Pune beheaded his wife and walked around the city holding her severed head, shocking many locals on Friday. 

Ramachandra Chavan, 60, was seen casually walking with his wife's head in his hand in Pune in a video clip circulated online. 

Chavan allegedly killed and beheaded his 55-year-old wife after suspecting that she was having an affair. 

The incident, which took place in Pune's Katraj area, was recorded by a passer-by on a cellphone. 

Chavan is seen being stopped by two traffic policemen who then cover the head with the cloth. He was also said to be carrying the axe with which he had killed his wife. 

He has been arrested, according to reports.