Prime News, National (Jharkhand), May 27:- Police have filed a case against a 26-year-old man in Jharkhand capital Ranchi of trying to sacrifice his mother under the influence of drugs to appease a Hindu goddess.
The accused, Umesh Singh, attacked his mother, 60-year-old Sushila Devi in her sleep with a dagger to offer her to the Hindu goddess Lakshmi. The old woman started bleeding profusely before local residents barged into the house, alerted by her screams, police said. The mother however is currently recovering and the Son Umesh is absconding. A case has been registered by the police.