Bengaluru: 19-yr-old kills drunkard father for beating mother regularly

Revanth, a first-year B Com student of a Rajajinagar college, was disturbed with his father continuously assaulting his mother, and had reportedly tried to stop his father many times in the past against doing so.

Bengaluru: 19-yr-old kills drunkard father for beating mother regularly



Frustrated over his drunkard father's daily assaults on his mother, a 19-year-old college student in Bengaluru allegedly stabbed the man to death.

According to The Times of India, 45-year-old Shivashankar was a drunkard, who used to return home in an inebriated state and assault the family members.

Revanth,  a first-year B Com student of a Rajajinagar college, was disturbed with his father continuously assaulting his mother, and had reportedly tried to stop his father many times in the past against doing so.

However on Tuesday, he allegedly stabbed his father in a fit of rage.

After returning home in an inebriated state, Shivashankar - who is an interior decorator - reportedly began to assault his wife. The assault that started late on Monday night went on till the wee hours of Tuesday.

Shivashankar threw his wife and two sons out of the house and Revanth then allegedly stabbed his father twice with a knife.

Though Shivashankar was rushed to a nearby hospital, the doctors declared him brought dead. According to reports, Revanth had confessed to the crime.