The police have arrested a man for allegedly murdering his father by hitting his head with an axe in Nachhatar Nagar here as his father was allegedly sexually harassing his daughter-in-law and wife of the accused.
Sukhjeet Singh, son of Babu Ram, allegedly killed his father on Saturday night after some altercation with him over the issue. Babu Ram had allegedly been sexually harassing his wife for the past some time and she had told here husband about this. Both the accused and the victim had an altercation on this issue and the accused hit him at about 11 pm.
SHO of Canal Colony police station Gurpreet Singh said that the accused has been arrested and a murder case registered against him under Section 302 of the IPC.