Raipur: A young man killed his mother in the Durg district of Chhattisgarh only because she prevented him from drinking alcohol. The mother of the young son used to ask him to give up drugs and alcohol, which angered the man who set his mother on fire. The police have reported this. According to media reports, the accused Suryakant Verma is 27 years old. He sprinkled kerosene on his mother for the murder and then set her on fire.
The villagers are also in panic after the incident came to light in Nanaktti village. This village is about 40 kilometers from the Durg district. The man fled from the spot after the fire, while locals admitted the woman to a local hospital in hurry for treatment. The woman died on Tuesday during treatment. The woman has accused her son Suryakant of setting it on fire.
The woman has made a statement before the executive magistrate at the hospital that the accused Suryakant sprayed kerosene oil on her, then set her on fire. An official of the Nandni police station said a case has been registered against Suryakant under murder. Police are investigating the case. The accused has not been arrested yet.