A woman was beaten to death by her own son, Suraiah, here in the wee hours of Saturday.

Suraiah had earlier thrashed his father Bikshamaiah (70) who went into coma before he killed Bhandari Suguna (65) of Bhudaraopet in Khanapur mandal.

Suguna and Bikshamaiah, who had embraced Christianity a year ago, had restricted Suraiah from coming to their home. A week ago, his parents denied him permission to conduct pooja at to their family deityat their residenceHowever, on Friday, Suraiah had gone went to his parents’ house to collect firewood for the pooja. His mother then complained to the police.

Early on Saturday, Suraiah rushed to his parents’ house, beat up his mother, who died on the spot. Khanapuram SI Naresh apprehended him at Narsampet bus-stand.