Uncle kills boy over enmity with his parents

Jamshedpur: A four-year-old boy was murdered allegedly by his uncle over an enmity with the victim’s parents on the outskirt of the steel city here this evening, police said.

Aniket Sardar had gone out to purchase sweets from a nearby shop in Bedadipa under Bagbera police station but did not return.

His btother Dina Sardar and other family members started searching for him and found his body in a pool of blood in the house of Dina’s brother-in-law, police said.

The accused uncle, Govind, an auto rickshaw driver, has allegedly killed Aniket by slitting his throat over a dispute with his parents and fled.