Berhampur, 29 (LocalWire) A man was arrested on charge of murdering his son at Kerikerijhola village under Sheragada police station of Ganjam district, police said today.
The deceased was identified as Pintu Gouda (25) and the accused father Siba Gouda.
Preliminary inquiry revealed that domestic quarrel was reason behind the incident.
Inspector in-charge, Sheragada police station, Ramesh Chandra Pradhan said that the deceased is an unemployed and drunkard married youth, who used to create nuisance in the house.
Two months ago, he had attacked his father in inebriated state demanding money.
On Monday, again he demanded Rs 10,000 cash from his father.
However, after being denied money, they had heated arguments which subsequently turned physical.
In a fit of rage, the father allegedly attacked his son with the help of a weapon, he said.
On being informed, police rushed to the spot, seized the body and arrested the accused, he said adding a case of murder was registered against him.