Kolkata, January 1: In a shocking case of physical assault, a woman hit her mother on the head with a hammer following a disagreement between the two. According to a Times of India report, the mother-daughter duo had returned from Bangalore to Kolkata a few days back. When the incident took place, the girls' father was not at home. The neighbours informed the police and took the victim to the hospital, while a few detained the girl at home.

The report mentions that the daughter was suffering from a few psychological issues. The family had shifted to Bengaluru where the girl worked but had returned to Kolkata just a few days back. On Monday evening, the security guards, as well as neighbours, heard the mother-daughter duo quarrelling with each other and when they went to their home to check and found the mother lying in a pool of blood. Uttarakhand Shocker: Inspired by Crime Show, Minor Girls Kill 2-Yr-Old Brother in Haridwar.

Her daughter was sitting next to her with a hammer in hand. The girl admitted to committing the crime. The condition of the mother continues to be critical. In a similar incident in August, police arrested a 21-year-old girl and her husband with whom she had eloped a few years back for allegedly killing her mother and attempting to dispose of the body in the wee hours of Sunday.

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