Khandwa, Madhya Pradesh:
A 35-year-old man allegedly beat his mother-in-law to loss of life after she refused to serve him scorching chapatis (Indian bread) at a village in Madhya Pradesh’s Khandwa district, police mentioned on Wednesday.
The incident happened within the intervening evening of Monday and Tuesday at Madhya Pradesh’s Billora village, the place the accused, recognized as Suresh, lived along with his in-laws, mentioned Jagdish Patidar, in-charge of Mandhata police station.
The accused had returned residence round midnight on Monday and his mother-in-law Gujar Bai, 55, gave him dinner, the official mentioned.
When the girl refused to offer him scorching chapatis as an alternative of the pre-cooked ones, Suresh obtained right into a heated argument along with her, following which he allegedly beat her to loss of life with a stick, earlier than working away, the police advised information company Press Belief of India.
The girl died by the point the remainder of her household reached the scene of the crime on listening to her cries, the police official advised information company PTI, including that the accused’s father-in-law lodged a grievance in opposition to him.
Suresh was arrested on Tuesday evening and an investigation is being carried out, the police mentioned.
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