A 45-year-old mentally challenged man allegedly hacked to death his 75-year-old mother in their house at Siolim, police said today.
The incident took place Sunday when accused Ravi Shirodkar hit his mother Nalini with a wooden plank on her head, leaving her dead on the spot, they said.
The reason behind the murder is not yet known.
Shirodkar was arrested on a complaint lodged by his father.
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