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Jammu: Man electrocutes 60-year-old father to death after quarrel, dumps body in forest

The accused is on the run and efforts are on to nab him, police said on Sunday, adding that the incident took place earlier this month.   

Edited by: India TV News Desk, Jammu [ Published on: September 16, 2018 16:05 IST ]

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In a shocking incident, a man allegedly electrocuted his 60-year-old father to death in Jammu after a quarrel, and dumped the elderly's body in a vehicle abandoned in a forest. 

The accused is on the run and efforts are on to nab him, police said on Sunday, adding that the incident took place earlier this month. 

The body of Angrez Singh, a resident of Barn Gharota village, was recovered from the rear seat of the vehicle, abandoned in Kheari forest, on September 1.

The police said its investigation revealed that Singh was killed by his son over a family dispute. 

A case of murder has been registered against Sanjay Kumar at Gharota police station. 

(With PTI inputs)

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