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12-yr-old tries to pacify parents' fight; father kills him with stone

PTI
Published : Apr 27, 2018, 11:32 am IST
Updated : Apr 27, 2018, 11:32 am IST

The villagers caught hold of the accused and thrashed him badly before handing him over to police.

The accused Govindo Munda got infuriated when his 12-year-old son interfered and tried to pacify him while he was quarrelling with his wife. (Representational Image)
 The accused Govindo Munda got infuriated when his 12-year-old son interfered and tried to pacify him while he was quarrelling with his wife. (Representational Image)

Jamshedpur:  A 12-year-old boy who tried to stop his parents from fighting was allegedly killed with a stone by his father in the East Singhbhum district near Jamshedpur in Jharkhand, police said.

The accused Govindo Munda got infuriated when his 12-year-old son interfered and tried to pacify him while he was quarrelling with his wife. He killed his son with a stone at Tamukpal village, they said.

The villagers caught hold of Govindo Munda and thrashed him badly before handing him over to police. He was arrested.

Tags: minor murder, father murders son
Location: India, Jharkhand, Jamshedpur