News Karnataka
Monday, August 15 2022
Mangaluru

Belthangady: Son accused for murdering father convicted

Assam police station set on fire
Photo Credit :

Mangaluru: The Fourth District and Sessions Court on Thursday March 31 has convicted a youth in connection with his father’s murder in January 2021. The punishment will be pronounced during the next hearing.

The convict is Harish Poojary (28) who had assaulted his father Sridhar Poojary (56), a resident of Belthangady in Dakshina Kannada District using a wooden log following a verbal altercation.

As per the police chargesheet, Sridhar had opposed Harish’s relationship with a girl belonging to another caste. And also had asked Harish to wait until his sister gets married before he ties the knot. However, he eloped with his lover and returned home after about three weeks while his father refused entry home.

On January 18, father and son had verbal spat and Harish threatened to kill his father. Later in the day, Harish assaulted his father due to which father, Sridhar was seriously injured and died on the spot. A case was registered by Belthangady Police and a chargesheet filed.

Share this:
MANY DROPS MAKE AN OCEAN
Support NewsKarnataka's quality independent journalism with a small contribution.

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Visit 7Jackpots and find the best online casinos in India! Play the most popular casino games for real money!

Find the best odds at 10Cric and ipl betting 2021! Signup today and get up to a 100% deposit bonus.

Subscribe Newsletter

Get latest news karnataka updates on your email.

To get the latest news on WhatsApp