Mayurbhanj: A youth allegedly hacked his father to death over family feud at Rangjam village under Rasgovindpur police limits in Mayurbhanj district today.
The deceased has been identified as Ravan Soren.
According to sources, an argument ensued between Ravan and his son, Ramesh Soren, over some petty issue. The situation took an ugly turn after Ramesh, in a fit of rage, attacked his father with a sharp weapon resulting in his death on the spot.
On being informed about the incident, Rasgovindpur police reached the spot and launched a probe into the incident. The body was seized and sent for post-mortem. Police have reportedly detained Ramesh for further investigation into the matter.