Soro, Feb 18: In a horrifying incident, a youth allegedly killed his mother over an alleged family dispute in Balasore direct.
The deceased has been identified as Mani Siala.
The shocking incident took place at Miripur Khaira village under Khaira police limits following a quarrel between the mother and son. Mani was fed up with her son, Jagabandhu’s, drinking addiction. In no time, the heated exchange turned violent, where the mother was batted to death with a wooden stick by the inebriated man.
The accused’s father and sister also sustained critical injuries as they opposed Jagabandhu while he was attacking his mother on late Wednesday night.
The local residents nabbed Jagabandhu and alerted the police.
Later, a team of Khaira police reached the village and arrested him.