Cuttack, July 15 (LocalWire): A 50-year-old woman was hacked to death allegedly by her inebriated son at her home in Gopinathpur village under Choudwar police station jurisdiction of Cuttack district.
On Saturday night, the accused returned home drunk and as his mother rebuked him for his alcohol addiction, Prakash Dehury axed her, police said today.
The victim Sabitri Dehury bled to her death as her son fled after committing the crime and other members of the family were not at home.
A case has been registered under Indian Penal Code Section 302 (murder) and search is on to arrest Dehury at the earliest, police said.
Alcohol-induced violence is often being reported in Choudwar police station area. Police are trying to involve civil society groups to sensitize people to give up alcohol, police added.