Man kills mother for practising witchcraft
Jamshedpur, Jun 23 (UNI) A man has killed his step mother for practising witchcraft at Amda village under Dumaria police station area in East Singhbhum district of Jharkhand.
Police said Ram Kisku, a tribal, killed Rukmani Kisku when she was working in a paddy field yesterday.
Ram, after beating Rukmani with a stick, abused her for practising witchcraft. Then he stabbed her with a sharp-edged weapon to death. The woman died on the spot.
Police said here today that the man fled after committing the crime.
The body was sent for a postmortem.
A manhunt is on to nab the culprit.
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