Biratnagar, February 14
A man has been arrested on the charge of murdering his septuagenarian mother, in Urlabari of the Morang district in Province 1.
Ganga Prasad Bhandari (35), a resident of Aitabare, Urlabari municipality-4 of the district, has been arrested after his mother Chandra Maya (70) was found dead, informs DSP Deepak Shrestha, the spokesperson of the Morang District Police Office.
Police claim Ganga Prasad hit his mother with a stick of firewood during a domestic dispute on Sunday evening. Seriously injured in the fight, the woman breathed her last during treatment at Madan Bhandari Hospital and Trauma Centre, Mangalbare, at around 10:30 pm.
Shrestha says Ganga Prasad will face a murder charge after an investigation.
Police are looking into the case.