Agartala | March 28, 2019
A grandson in an inebriated condition has been accused of murdering his grand father in Roma Chowdhury Para village under Madhupur police station in Bishalgarh subdivision last night.
The accused has been identified as Mukunda Debbarma.
Police officials state that Mukunda who was heavily drunk after consuming country liquor saw his grandfather Rana Kumar Debbarma (73), a resident of para village , who was returning home from Madhupur market and strangled him to death on the spot.
Following the incident, the neighbours came rushing in and informed Madhupur police station.
Police personnel led by SDPO (Bishalgarh), R.Darlong immediately reached the spot and arrested Mukunda.
Police interrogation led Mukunda to state that he had only gone ahead to greet and escort back his grandfather home.
However Rana Kumar’s two daughters have told police that their father had been strangled to death by Mukunda.
Mukunda is set to be produced in court and and charge-sheet in the case would be filed soon, said police sources.