Noida: A live-in relationship crossed horrific boundaries of dispute in Noida when a gym instructor stabbed his live-in partner 32 times.

Identified as Varun Goyal, the 28-year-old gym instructor in Ghaziabad had a heated argument with the woman who was a divorcee. Goyal was allegedly being pestered for marriage by the woman.

Goyal had grabbed a kitchen knife during an argument that broke out between him and his partner. Neighbours heard the scream of the woman who was stabbed 32 times by the gym instructor. When they reached the place to attend to the cries of the woman, they found her lying on the floor in a pool of blood.

Police have arrested Goyal in attempt to murder case.

The woman, who earlier lived with her brother in Indirapuram, works in a private company in Noida sector 63.