Kendrapara, Dec 22 (LocalWire) A 30-year-old man was arrested on Saturday on the charges of killing his 60-year-old mother over family dispute at Dumuka village under Derabishi police station in Kendrapara district, said police.
According to police, accused Kamalakanta Kandi picked up a quarrel with his mother Tulasi Kandi over property dispute on Friday night. When Tulasi reportedly abused him, he picked up a sharp weapon and crushed his mother’s head.
“She died on the spot as she suffered serious head injuries. Kamalakant Kandi has been arrested on the charges of matricide. He has been booked under Section 302 (murder) of Indian Penal Code (IPC),” said a senior police officials.
Police has seized the blood-soaked murder weapon from him.
On Saturday, the accused was produced in the court of Sub- Divisional Judicial Magistrate (SDJM), Kendrapada.
The court rejected his bail application and remanded him to jail custody, said Derabishi police inspector-in-charge Sudhir Sahoo.