Agartala: Two men surrendered before the Kamalpur police station on Tuesday confessing that they killed their father after finding out that the latter raped their sister.
The incident happened in east Kuchainala village in Dhalai district of Tripura on Tuesday.
The accused, Bijoykumar and Rajkumar Malakar told police that their father, Rajendra Malakar was a daily wage labour and was an alcoholic. They claimed that a year ago he sexually assaulted their sister and used to ill-treat their mother. They told police that their father (Rajendra) forced them to discontinue their education.
The report published in Hindustan Times say that both Bijoykumar and Rajkukmar hatched the plot to get rid of their father in order to save the family. According to the report, they beat Rajendra to death in front of their family members and surrendered themselves before the police the same day.