In a gruesome incident, a women tried to kill her father in a civil dispute. The incident took place at Areally village in Veldurthi mandal of Medak district early on Thursday.

According to sources, one Ramulu of the village has three daughters and his elder daughter Sobha has been staying near to them. Three days ago, she went to her father's house and had an argument. Unable to control irritation, she attacked Ramulu with an axe. He escaped with a minor injury and lodged a complaint with police. Veldurthi police registered a case and are investigating.