Teenager stabs mother to death in Ahmedabad



Ahmedabad: A teenager Wednesday allegedly stabbed his mother to death following a quarrel over a family matter in Danilimda area of the city, police said.

The incident took place in Khodiyarnagar slum in Danilimda area where Hemant Solanki (17) had a quarrel with his mother Lilaben (40) over some family matter, they said.

According to police, following the heated argument Hemant, in a fit of rage, picked up a knife and stabbed Lilaben a number of times.

She was taken to hospital where the doctors declared her brought dead, police said.

Lilaben was a mother of five children, including two boys and three girls and her husband had left her five years ago suspecting her of having an extra marital affair with a man who lived in the same locality, police said.

A case has been filed against Hemant, who is on the run, by his younger brother Hitesh at the Danilimda police station, they said.

PTI