Udupi: A woman who was placed under home quarantine at her parent’s house in Karkala gave her orthodox Muslim family a shock when she hoodwinked them to elope with her lover.

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The 28-year-old woman, Mubeena, married Sajid of Udyavar eight years ago and she moved to Lonavala in Pune. The couple have an eight-year-old daughter.

The woman had returned to her parent’s home and as per protocol was placed under home quarantine. However, she disappeared at the end of her quarantine period. The family filed a complaint at Ajekar Police Station. Police officials were able to track the duo who was made to confront the family, who took Mubeena back home.

According to sources, despite moving to Lonavala after her wedding, the woman kept in touch with her lover and when she was back in her hometown, saw the opportunity to elope.