Drunk youth beats father to death in Odisha’s Keonjhar
Keonjhar: The police arrested a youth for allegedly killing his father in Harichandanpur village of Keonjhar district this afternoon. The accused, Madan Sahoo beat to death his father Gopal Sahoo over some petty issues.
When Gopal was doing some work near his house, the accused went there. Suddenly an argument ensued between the father-son duo. In a fit of rage, Madan who was also drunk, attacked his father with a spade killing him on the spot, said a police official.
Later the youth threw his father’s body in a pit nearby. Seeing the incident, some locals overpowered Madan and tied him to an electric pole.
After receiving information, police reached the spot and rescued the youth. Later the body of Gopal was sent for a post mortem.