A man has been accused of killing his 12 years old son in the Malhati Line Division of Mal. The accused has been identified as Minthu Oraon, a resident of the area.
Local sources shared that on Wednesday, Minthu had attacked his son, Shushant Oraon, with a bladed weapon- which led to his death.
The residents of the area turned the accused over to the police. The police took the body and sent it to the Jalpaiguri Sadar Hospital for the postmortem report.
A police probe has been directed in the case.