Son arrested for killing father in Jorhat

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Guwahati/Jorhat, August 9: In a shocking incident, the Jorhat police arrested a person on charges of killing his father.

The incident took place in Karanga Jania village under Cinnamara Police Outpost, outskirts of Jorhat.

As per reports, Abhijit Gogoi (22) had an argument with his father Munin Gogoi on August 3. The verbal duel took an ugly turn after Abhijit allegedly physically assaulted his father in the presence of his other family members.

Munin was soon rushed to the Jorhat Medical College and Hospital with severe injuries and was later shifted to the Assam Medical College and Hospital, Dibrugarh. Munin succumbed to his injuries on Sunday.

The incident came to light after an FIR was filed by a women’s group with the police.

As sources, police will take further actions after questioning the deceased family members.