Patna: Unidentified criminals have killed a mother and her daughter in Gabhtal locality under Danapur police station in the state capital.
Police said that outlaws killed Seema Devi (45) and her daughter Tirotma Devi (22) by slitting their throats open at their residence. Sources said criminals killed both of them on July 25 itself but Seema Devi's son Rishi Kumar, an employee of a private bank, informed the police station about the incident today.
Police said bodies had been sent to Danapur sub-divisional hospital for autopsy. The motive behind the twin murder was not immediately known. Further investigation was on.