Published On : Fri, Aug 11th, 2017

Bizarre twist: Man arrested for father’s murder


Nagpur: In a twist, a young man who had informed Sakkardara police about accidental death of his father, has been arrested on the charges of his murder.

Around 3.30 pm on Wednesday (August 9), Ramesh Manuji Kuhikar (55), resident of Plot No. 264, Bhandeplot, was found lying unconscious near bathroom of his house. He was taken to Metrocity Hospital where he was declared dead. At that time, Sakkardara police had registered a case of accidental death on the basis of his son Harish Ramesh Kuhikar (22) and launched a detailed investigation.

The post-mortem report revealed that Ramesh Kuhikar died of injuries suffered from a blunt object. Acting on the report, cops grilled Harish who reportedly told police that he attacked Ramesh with a gas cylinder and inflicted injuries on his head and chest.

Sakkardara PSI M S Hiwarkar has now booked the accused Harish Kuhikar under Section 302 of the IPC and arrested him. Further probe in underway.