Bhopal: In a heinous act, a 24-year-old man killed his mother after she resisted his attempt to rape her in Kailaras town. The incident happened on Saturday and the accused, identified as Suraj Mittal, was nabbed on Monday.

Lakmi's husband died eight years ago and since then she was living with her son, who is an alcoholic. On Saturday night, Suraj in an inebriated state entered the house and tried to rape his mother under the influence of alcohol. As she resisted his attempt, the son killed her by smashing her head with a stone, killing her on the spot. The man then went to sleep.

On Saturday night, Suraj in an inebriated state entered the house and tried to rape his mother under the influence of alcohol

The neighbors told the police officials that they heard loud noises from Suraj’s home on that fatal night, adding that Suraj had strained relationship with his mother.

SI AP Singh said that initially they suspected outsider's role in the murder but upon interrogation Suraj confessed to the crime. The accused will be produced the court on Tuesday.