|Published : 13 Apr 2017, 10:18:41|
‘Mentally challenged’ son ‘kills elderly mother’ in Sylhet
A septuagenarian woman was hacked to death allegedly by her 'mentally challenged' son at Dakkhin Barkot village in Golapganj upazila on Wednesday.
Locals said Rubel Ahmed, 24, son of Hawarunnessa, 75, said to be mentally ill, returned home on Wednesday morning after a long absence and hit his mother with a sharp weapon, leaving her critically injured, reports UNB.
She was taken to Sylhet Osmani Medical College Hospital where doctors declared her dead.
Meanwhile, police arrested Rubel from Zakiganj Bypass Road with the help of locals.