Beltangady: Man ends life after killing minor son following a scuffle

Daijiworld Media Network - Beltangady (DV)

Beltangady, Jun 23: A 58 year-old-man ended his life after killing his minor son for a frivolous reason in Punjalkatte on Wednesday, June 23.

It is said that Babu Naik who was residing in a rented house near Sri Rama Bhajana Mandir killed his son Satwik (15) and later ended his life.

Babu Naik's wife, Sugandhi had been to a cashew factory for work when the incident took place. Satwik was a student of Class 8 in Government School in Punjalkatte. Babu Naik who was an alcohol addict would get into scuffles for frivolous reasons. On Wednesday, after a scuffle with his son, Naik hacked his son to death and later committed suicide. The incident came to light after Sugandhi rushed to the house as Satwik did not pick the call.

A case has been registered in this connection under the limits of Punjalkatte police station. Sub-Inspector Soumya J rushed to the spot to conduct an investigation.






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  • Cynthia, Dk

    Thu, Jun 24 2021

    Sad ...May the departed souls of father and son rest in sadgathi 🙏

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  • sense_shetty, Mangalore Kudla

    Thu, Jun 24 2021

    Lock down effect

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  • Joel, Mangalore

    Wed, Jun 23 2021

    He did but the damage was already done so he committed suicide

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  • Rita, Germany

    Wed, Jun 23 2021

    Terrible, tragic and sad.Only if our men realize how sweet life can be without alcohol ,and many lives could be saved.Heartfelt sympathy to the mother who lost her son killed by own husband.Poor boy he had no chance against his father.May his soul rest in peace.Killing own son that too a minor after drinking alcohol,is no go.Didnt feel any blood relationship even?

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  • Ritesh, Earth

    Wed, Jun 23 2021

    It's not about realization. It's about overcoming addiction through rehabilitation. Something which poor people cannot afford or are aware of.

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  • Ajay Rebello, Kallianpur

    Wed, Jun 23 2021

    It is just another indicator of the financial stress the common man is facing.

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  • Rajesh, Udupi

    Thu, Jun 24 2021

    There r lakhs of people facing financial stress, will they start murdering people. How can a person purchase liquor while he is in financial stress.

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  • Cynthia, Dk

    Thu, Jun 24 2021

    Very true...

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  • Jeevan, Kudla

    Wed, Jun 23 2021

    Government is generating highest revenue from Alcohol on the mercy of families victimized.

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  • Flavian, Mangalore/Kuwait

    Wed, Jun 23 2021

    Terrieble, un imaginable, horrible and a blind act Hope some one again put the blame as effect of Western culture. I tried to open their eyes but no use they are andh bhakts .

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  • Joel, Mangalore

    Wed, Jun 23 2021

    Alcohol and tobacco both are destroying families are still openly sold.

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