Chhattisgarh Police arrested a 30-year-old man for killing his mother after she refused to give him money to celebrate the Chherchhera festival.

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Raipur Additional Superintendent of Police (Rural) Kirtan Rathore identified him as Kamal Yadav of Tekari village in the outskirts of Raipur city. He killed the victim Phool Bai on Friday.

The police learnt that Yadav was jobless and his expenses were borne by his parents.