New Delhi (Web Desk): The police arrested a 30 years old woman from northern Uttar Pradesh India, for allegedly chopping her husbands’ penis after he refused to have physical relations with her, according to a report in Indian media.

The 34 year-old victim, who is a cab operator, was admitted to Jaypee Hospital in Noida where he remains in critical condition. The newspaper quotes Dr Saurabh Gupta at the hospital as saying that “the patient’s private parts had been cut off. We have performed the surgery. He is in a critical situation but we are hoping that he will survive. In such cases, the patient is able to reproduce after the surgery.”

A case has been registered against the wife while she remains in police custody.

According to circle officer Anil Kumar, the 30-year-old woman told the police that “her husband mentally tortured her by not having a physical relationship with her and avoided having children with her. Frustrated by his behaviour, she picked up a kitchen knife and attacked him when he came out of the bathroom.”

The woman has been sent to prison for the assault.

The doctors have performed a surgery.