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Kerala pregnant women kills six-year-old son to please ‘Allah’

The police have booked her under Section 302(Punishment for Murder) and will send her for a physiatric evaluation to determine whether she is fit to stand trial or not.

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Days after the nation witnessed the horrific double murder in the name of superstition in Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh. another incident has been reported in Palakkad, Kerala on Sunday (February 7) where a three-month pregnant lady killed her son to please God.

According to reports, Shaheeda, who is a teacher at a nearby madrasa slit his son’s throat and then called the 122 emergency control room to report the incident. A police team immediately reached the crime scene and found that the six-year-old was lying dead in the bathroom with his hands and leg tied.

The 30-year-old woman told the police that she sacrificed her son in order to please ‘Allah’. The police have booked her under Section 302(Punishment for Murder) and will send her for a physiatric evaluation to determine whether she is fit to stand trial or not.

Her husband Sulaiman and two other children were sleeping in an adjacent room at the time of the incident totally unaware of the incident.

The incident comes just days after a couple in Andhra Pradesh killed their two daughters hoping that their death would help end the ‘Kalyuga’ and they would be reincarnated in the morning. The father V Purushotham Naidu and mother  V Padmaja have been arrested for bludgeoning their daughters Alekhya and Sai Divya to death.