A 35-year old man allegedly hacked his father to death in Udalguri district of Assam on Friday night. The incident took place at Nabinpolly locality of Tangla town in the Udalguri district.
Family dispute is seen as the reason for the murder by many.
According to reports, a heated argument ensued between Arjun Das, the deceased, and his son Rabindra Das.
According to neighbours, Santosh picked up a quarrel with his father over a trivial issue and hacked him to death with an axe in a fit of rage.
Tangla police have arrested Rabindra Das on charges of murder.
“We have arrested Das on murder charges and sent him to judicial custody. Our investigation is on,” said a police officer.