Woman clubbed to death by son in Goa

A 45-year-old mentally challenged man allegedly hacked to death his 75-year-old mother in their house at Siolim near Panaji, police said on Monday.

Last Updated: Feb 25, 2013, 11:11 AM IST

Panaji: A 45-year-old mentally challenged man allegedly hacked to death his 75-year-old mother in their house at Siolim near here, police said on Monday.

The incident took place yesterday when accused Ravi Shirodkar hit his mother Nalini with a wooden plank on her head, leaving her dead on the spot, they said.

The reason behind the murder is not yet known.
Shirodkar was arrested on a complaint lodged by his father Nalini`s body was found in the pool of blood.

PTI