A man of Lalitpur reportedly killed his four-year-old son.
Police said mentally retarded Suman Maharjan of Dhapakhel tried to strangle his son Sulabh with a bandage at around 12 pm yesterday.
Suman’s mother rescued the child from the clutches of his father and took him to the Sumeru Hospital, Dhapakhel.
But, the child breathed his last at around 12 pm today during treatment, according to police.
Meanwhile, the father has been taken to the Mental Hospital, Lagankhel for medical treatment.