DAMAK — A man has killed his own mother with a dagger over a domestic dispute at Prithvi Nagar in Jhapa on Monday.
Desh Raj Tamang, 24, of Prithvi Nagar VDC – 2 attacked his mother Taradevi Tamang, 45, with a dagger at 3 am, District Police Office, Jhapa said.
Taradevi died on the spot after the attack on her head.
The police have arrested the son and launched an investigation, Jhapa Police Spokesperson, Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Hari Raj Sharma said.
Deshraj has confessed his wrongdoing, said police.
Finance Committee meeting deferred until 1 pm today
KATHMANDU— The meeting of the Finance Committee under the House of Representatives that was scheduled at 9 am today has been postponed until 1 pm.
The meeting was put off for lack of a quorum, said Chairperson of committee Krishna Prasad Dahal. Until 9:30 am, only nine members of the 25-member committee were present in the meeting.
Issues relating to capital expenditures and non-budgetary release of fund were scheduled for discussion in the meeting.Follow @gorkhapost