A 27 year old mum has strangulated his aged mom to death following a domestic dispute.The woman, an elderly widow was strangled to death by her son who was said to have nursed a domestic dispute he refused to settle on Monday.
The accused, Raunak Gogari (27), a college dropout, also tried to kill his younger brother Mayur (26), when he tried to stop the accused from committing the crime. Gogari was upset with his mother for opposing him in selling a contract labour licence, the police said.
The incident took place around 5.15pm at the victim’s home in Ghatkopar (W). After killing his mother, Chetana (62), called the police control room and confessed to his crime.
“The accused had travelled from Shahapur to to seek his mother’s permission to sell the licence but she repeatedly opposed him in the matter. The licence is registered in the name of the accused and his cousin,” said .
The police arrested Gogari following his confession. “We have seized the sari and the vest used in the murder. The accused’s brother is recuperating at Rajawadi hospital,” a police officer said. Gogari will be produced before on Tuesday.
The accused, who lives with his wife in has been unemployed for the last one month. His mother lived with his younger brother in Ghatkopar.,