Chitral police told that the accused aged 22 was addicted to drugs and wanted to sell his landed property to satiate his lust for drugs which was opposed by his parents.
He butchered his mother early in the morning and did the same with his father when he returned from the mosque after praying his fajr prayers, he said.
The accused made good his escape after committing the crime but arrested by the local police from Ispagh Lusht later on.
The incident is said to be first of its nature in the district for which the local police has registered has registered case under
section 302 of PPC.