According to the police, Deepak had allegedly strangled his mother Fathima Mary (50) to death on June 1.
The accused’s sister Joyce Mary had lodged a complaint regarding her mother’s disappearance.
Fathima Mary sold greens and eked out a living for the family. She had gone to the farm to collect greens for selling as usual on the fateful day. Joyce Mary had asked her brother to get her mother back from the farm.
Deepak had called his father Arogyaswamy and told him that his mother had collapsed on the roadside. However, Deepak had accepted that he had killed his mother in the interrogation.
Police said that Deepak after meeting his mother had demanded she buy him a mobile phone. The victim said that she didn’t have money to buy him one. The accused in a fit of rage strangled her with her saree.
After killing her, the accused had taken Rs 700 from her and had escaped from the spot.
Bathukamma will be celebrated on a grand scale at People’s Plaza, PV Narasimha Rao Marg, on September 30 and MLC K Kavitha was invited for it by Mayor G Vijaya Laxmi and Deputy Mayor Mothe Srilatha Shoban Reddy.
BJP leader Vivek Venkatswami today termed the upcoming by-election in Munugodu Assembly constituency as per-finals for their party.
Panchayati Raj Minister Errabelli Dayakar Rao today said all arrangements were made for the Bathukammal festival on a grand scale.
Governor Dr. Tamilisai Soundararajan on Saturday launched the CPR challenge and called upon the people to learn how to do CPR.
Cyberabad Police Commissioner Stephen Raveendra, IPS, today held a meeting with all the Pub owners under Cyberabad Commissionerate limits. He conducted the meeting as per the High Court orders.