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Son hacks father to death in Udalguri

UDALGURI: A 30-year-old man allegedly hacked his father to death at their house in Barangabari near Dimakuchi in Udalguri district on Saturday night over a trivial dispute. The family members informed the police and handed over the accused.Reportedly, a heated argument ensued  between the deceased Byartha Kujur and accused Santosh Kujur. Sources said Santosh picked up a quarrel with his father over a trivial issue and hacked him to death with a stick in a fit of rage. It is learnt that days back, the deceased had borrowed his son Santosh’s bicycle and had not returned it. When the youth came asking for the bicycle, a verbal duel ensued between the two resulting in the incident. The accused has been booked vide Dimakuchi P.S case no. 89/18 vide 302 of IPC. 

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Recipient of The Annual Colosseum Awards 2014 & 2015 (by The Assam Tribune group), Shajid Khan is an Independent journalist based in Assam. He has contributed numerous political, socio-political stories for bountiful national,international as well as Assam based publications including The New York Times,Firstpost,The Telegraph. He also pens down analytic commentary on print and web based publications.

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