Kottayam: A father took his own life after stabbing his son. The deceased, Vallichira Vettukad Chellappan, stabbed his son, Sreejith, amidst an argument over a property dispute. Sreejith sustained injuries during the argument and is currently receiving medical treatment.
Local residents rushed Sreejith to the hospital following the incident. At that time, Chellappan ended his life by hanging himself near their old house. The conflict between the father and son seemingly escalated after the dispute over property matters.
Reports indicate that Chellappan has been grappling with mental health issues. The police had arrived at the scene and initiated the necessary actions.