Assam: Three family members hacked to death

Three members of a family, including a woman, were hacked to death and two others seriously injured in connection with a family feud in Assam.

Updated: Mar 10, 2012, 16:45 PM IST

Diphu: At least three members of
a family, including a woman, were hacked to death and two
others seriously injured in connection with a family feud in
Assam`s Karbi Anglong district.

District superintendent of police B B Chetri said
the three were hacked to death by sharp weapons following an
altercation in their house at Josephbasti village last night.

Those hacked were a couple and their teenaged son,
while the injured were their two minor children.
The police have launched a search for the assailants,
who are absconding.

PTI