SRINAGAR: A state policeman’s son allegedly murdered his elder brother – both teenagers – here in Srinagar on Thursday after the duo had an altercation at their home.
According to official sources, the younger brother, a student of class V had a scuffle with his brother, a student of class IX, following which the former allegedly attacked his brother with a knife, leading to his death.
The victim was brought to a local hospital where he was declared dead.
The official also shared that the younger son of the policeman is ‘mentally disturbed’.
The issue that led to the altercation is still unclear.
The police have launched an investigation into the matter.