A 35-year-old man has been nabbed on the charge of murdering his 65-year-old mother in Kathmandu on Saturday.
Police said Shyam Krishna Shrestha of Bafal, KMC-13 was arrested for killing his mother Lakki with a khukuri yesterday.
The man stabbed his mother and injured her, at around 7 pm yesterday.
The man, however, had surrendered to the Metropolitan Police Circle, Kalimati after the incident.
The seriously injured elderly was being taken to the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, while she breathed last, according to police.
Further investigation is underway.