UP: Man booked for killing 25-yr-old son over financial dispute

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Bahraich (UP), Mar 13 (PTI) A case has been registered against a man for allegedly killing his 25-year-old son over a monetary dispute, police said on Saturday.

Additional Superintendent of Police (rural) Ashok Kumar said Mohammad Saleem, a resident of Ghasiyaranpur locality under Nanpara Police Station had a dispute with his son Mohammad Kamil over money and property, and he beat him up using a stick on Thursday.

Kamil was admitted to a government hospital in Nanpara from where he was referred to Bahraich district hospital but succumbed to injuries, police said.

The post-mortem report states head injury as the cause of death, Kumar said, adding that Saleem has been detained. PTI CORR NAV RHL