After occurrence of strange things in his house, a man in Chhattisgarh murdered his son by castrating him with an axe to get rid of the ‘evil spirits’. The 13-year-old victim, Rupesh, was left to die a slow and painful death inside the house by Ram Gopal Patel, aged 39.
The man was manipulated to sacrifice his son by a 19-year-old witch doctor named Rajesh Yadav, as claimed by the accused. It is understood that the two hit the boy in the head before chopping off his penis and leaving him to bleed to death.
Witch doctor Rajesh (Left) And Father Ram Gopal (Right)
The boy was found by his 35-year-old mother Sunita when she returned home from working in the fields. Neighbours rushed to help as the woman screamed in horror after finding her son lying lifeless on the floor of the house.
Police said the two accused were arrested after the mother of the victim reported the killing. It was added that the father has confessed to his crime but is repenting his act of horror.
Ram Gopal told that he was led on to believe by Rajesh that if his son was sacrificed all his problems would be solved that he had been facing due to the ‘evil spirits’ in the house.
The boy’s father told that he was desperate to get rid of the evil in his house as strange things had been happening in the house like buzzing of utensils and windows making noise from some time.