Refused money for liquor, drunkard kills son

Barabanki: A man was allegedly killed by his drunkard father in Lakhaura village here when he refused to give him money to purchase liquor, police said today.

Hari Prasad, a labourer in a brick kiln, allegedly attacked his son Anil (27) with a spade yesterday after being refused money for buying liquor, killing him on the spot.

He fled after committing the crime, police said.

Superintendent of Police, Vaibhav Krishna, said an FIR has been registered in this regard and a hunt is on to nab the accused.