Man held for killing father for Rs.100July 30th, 2008 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, July 30 (IANS) A man was arrested Wednesday for killing his father following a fight between them over a paltry Rs.100 in a Chhattisgarh village, the police said. Vijay, 28, hit his father Gajha Kevat on the head with a wooden stick Tuesday night in Manakoni village in Kasdol block, over 100 km from here, a police official said. Manakoni falls in Raipur district.
Kasdol police said Vijay ran away when his father succumbed to his injuries. The official said that the two apparently had a fight over Rs.100 and that Vijay was drunk when he hit his father.
He was later presented before a local court, which sent him to jail.