Drunk man kills mother by hitting her on head
Sulthan Bathery: A 45-year-old woman was killed by her son in an inebriated state at their house here on Thursday night.
Pradeep (26), who entered into a heated argument with his parents on Thursday night, hit his mother Chandrika on her head with a wooden rod. He also attacked his step father Balakrishnan (65) who tried to stop him.
Pradeep was drunk at the time of the incident. It was Pradeep who informed the neighbours that his mother had been injured. She was then rushed to Bathery taluk hospital, but later succumbed to injuries.
Later, Balakrishnan was also taken to the hospital. He is undergoing treatment. Pradeep has confessed to the crime.