New Delhi: A 34-year-old woman and her five-year-old daughter were found killed inside their house here Thursday afternoon, police said.
Yasmin and her daughter Sufia were found with their throats slit in their house in west Delhi`s Vijay Vihar Sector-1 area around 2.15 p.m.
"The culprits also tried to burn Yasmin after slitting her throat. She was found in a pool of blood lying on the floor of a room while her daughter was found dead on the bed," said a police officer.
Initial information indicated that someone known committed the crime as there was no sign of ransacking inside the house, the officer added..