13-Year-Old Minor Stabs ‘Drunk’ Father To Death, Surrenders Before Police In Golaghat

A police team reached the spot and have sent the body for post mortem


An infuriated 13-year-old minor boy has allegedly stabbed his father to death near Dhansiri sub-division and later surrendered in front of the police in the intervening night of September 18th, 2019.

According to the minor boy, his father Jantu Hazarika was an alcoholic and used to come home in an inebriated state and harass his mother, beat him up everyday. He also alleged that his father even stopped him from going to school and attempted to set fire to their house.

“He was a pathological liar and a drunkard. He used to beat my mother and me on a daily basis. I could not tolerate it so i killed him,” said the accused minor.

On the fateful day the minor claimed that he first hit his his father with a wooden plank and then in a fit of rage took an axe and stabbed him to death leaving the later in a pool of blood. He also asserted that he later took the body outside the house wrapped in a white cloth and informed the Chungajan police.

On receipt of information, a police team reached the spot and have sent the body for post mortem.

Inputs: Nobin Bora