Bhopal: The policemen on duty at Kotwali police station were taken aback when a minor approached them to lodge a murder complaint against his own father.
The minor, 15, said that his father Halkeram killed his mother by strangulating her after filling her mouth and eyes with Fevikwik. He then fled from the spot, informed the minor.
Police have registered a case of murder. The minor then took the body of his mother to the district hospital where the postmortem was conducted.
Kotwali police station in-charge, RN Sharma, said that a case of murder has been registered against the accused, on the basis of the statement recorded by his son.
Sharma confirmed the victim was killed after her mouth and eyes were filled with Fevikwik. The accused is absconding, and the police are searching for him.
Redux of incident last year
- Last year, Viajayakant Lakshmi from Rewa, had filled Fevikwik in her husband’s eyes, to teach him a lesson.
- Her husband, Santosh Vishwakarma, an alcoholic, had returned one night in an inebriated state.
- Vishwakarma felt a burning sensation in his eyes, and asked for help, but Lakshmi refused to help him.