A 40-year-old woman was reportedly beaten to death by her son at Mangalpur of Bharatpur Metropolis-15 in Chitwan district on Wednesday morning.
The deceased has been identified as local resident Sabita Darai and the accused perpetrator as her son Ashish (19).
According to the Chitwan District Police Office, Darai was tied with a rope around her neck, hands and feet, and thrashed with a broom by her son at around 10:30 am today.
The son had allegedly hit his mother as a punishment to change her mother’s drinking habit. The mother who was under the influence of alcohol inflicted critical injuries on her head, said police.
She breathed her last while she was rushed to a hospital in Bharatpur, said police.
Meanwhile, the Narayangadh-based Police Post has taken the perpetrator under control for further investigation.
भरतपुर महानगरपालिका–१५ मंगलपुरमा बुधबार बिहान छोराको कुटाइबाट आमाको मृत्यु भएको छ ।
जिल्ला प्रहरी कार्यालयका अनुसार अन्दाजी ४५ वर्षीया सविता दरैलाई आफ्नै छोरा २० वर्षीय आशिष दरैले विहान करिव १० बजे बाँधेर कुटपिट गर्दा गम्भीर घाइते भई उपचारका लागि अस्पतालतर्फ ल्याउँदै गर्दा मृत्यु भएको हो ।
मादकपदार्थ सेवन गरेकी आमालाई सुधार्न भन्दै बाँधेर कुचो र हातले पिट्ने क्रममा उनी गम्भीर घाइते भएको प्रहरीले जनाएको छ ।
कुटपिट गर्ने छोरा आशिषलाई प्रहरीले नियन्त्रणमा लिएको र मृतकको शव परीक्षणका लागि भरतपुर अस्पतालमा राखिएको छ ।