Bhubaneswar: A ghastly incident has come to the fore where a 23-year-old youth killed his mother with a sharp weapon and then dumped the body in the village graveyard at Tunagaon under the Koksara police limits in Kalahandi distrct a few days back
On being informed by villagers, the Koksara police have dug out the body and started investigation.
The accused is on the run now.
According to information, the incident occurred on February 25 night when the youth, in an inebriated condition, hacked his mother with a sharp weapon, injuring her grievously. Later the mother succumbed to her injuries while undergoing treatment in a hospital. Then the youth brought the body and dumped it in the village graveyard without informing villagers. When villagers knew about all these, they informed the police.
The police have now sent the body for post mortem and are searching for the accused.