A tale of horror: A man kills his mother
Tamil Nadu: "A good son will never allow sorrow to befall her mother...and act as if he is an only child that cares...protects when no one dares...serves with his life in return...and most of all finds a wife that will love his mother too".
Contradicting the above saying a man named D Amarnath Prasad(40) killed his mother, D Sasikala by tying her 60-year-old mother to a chair and set her ablaze in Arumbakkam on last saturday.
According to the police investigation, Prasad killed his mother because she was not finding him a bride to get married.
After hearing woman's cry, the neighbours took her to the Kilpauk Medical College and Hospital (KMCH) but unfortunately on Sunday noon she took her last breathe. The police recorded Sasikala's statement that her son set her ablaze. Police on the basis of her statement arrested Prasad and court sent him to the prison.
- Prasad, an alcoholic, is a Cab driver.
- He often returned late at home in the night and quarrelled with his mother.
- Sasikala was suffering from a severe leg injury and was unable to walk.