Two killed on suspicion of practicing witchcraft

Two women have been killed in Assam`s Kokrajhar district by unidentified persons who suspected them to be practicising witchcraft, police said.

Last Updated: Apr 16, 2011, 20:13 PM IST

Kokrajhar: Two women have been killed in
Assam`s Kokrajhar district by unidentified persons who
suspected them to be practicising witchcraft, police said.

Bodies of Purni Basumatary (55) and Madani Boro (50) were
recovered today from Belguri forest area of the district by
the police.

They were killed last night by unidentified men on the
suspicion that they were practising witchcraft.

PTI