A gruesome incident was reported at Vedarubeedam in Mylavaram mandal of Krishna district, where the son-in-law attacked the in-laws with a knife during a family quarrel, the father-in-law died in a critical condition. According to police, Dhanalakshmi was married four years ago to Veerala Rambabu (30) of Gannavaram mandal Balliparu, who has a daughter and a son.
Rambabu's in-laws were having a dispute every day to sell the land given as dowry at the time of marriage. On Sunday evening, Dhanalakshmi came to her father's house in Vedarubidam village. Rambabu came to her in-laws' house at around 4 am on Monday. Further arguing, he attacked his father-in-law Kolusu Kondala Rao (40), mother-in-law, wife and sister-in-law with a knife. Local people took the injured to Mylavaram Government Hospital in 108 vehicles.
Later, the wife and in-laws of the accused were taken to Vijayawada as their condition was critical, while father-in-law Kondala Rao died during treatment. At the same time, the condition of the mother-in-law is said to be critical. Sub Inspector Rambabu said that a case has been registered regarding the incident and search is on for the accused.