NOWSHERA: A man stabbed his mother to death and wounded his father in Khodrazai area here on Wednesday.

Police said the injured man filed an FIR in Pabbi police station, saying he along with another son was sitting in his house, when the accused, a drug addict, stabbed his mother with a knife, killing her on the spot.

He said the accused also attacked him and wounded him seriously. Police said the accused escaped.

Meanwhile, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly Speaker Mushtaq Ahmad Ghani said on Wednesday that the provincial government was taking steps to reduce deaths from coronavirus.

He was talking to mediapersons during a visit to the hujra of late MPA Mian Jamsheduddin Kakakhel to offer condolence to his family.

Published in Dawn, July 2nd, 2020