Man who killed relative by throwing him into well arrested
Kozhikode: A man who killed his relative by throwing him into a well in an inebriated condition has been arrested.
Kozhikode town police arrested Murali (43), a native of Pokkunnu in connection with the death of M Babu (46), a native of Kallayi. Murali will be produced in the court later.
According to post mortem report, a deep wound on the neck was the reason for Babu’s death, said police.
On Wednesday around 1.30 pm, both Murali and Babu got into an argument after getting drunk. At one point, an enraged Murali pushed Babu into a well near a building under construction behind the PVS hospital in the city.
Hearing the noise, locals gathered at the spot and rushed Babu to the hospital, but couldn’t save him.