Lakhimpur: In a gruesome incident, two
women and a baby were hacked to death at their home in upper
Assam`s Lakhimpur district and their bodies were found on Friday.
Police said the killing took place last night
and the unclothed bodies of the two women, who were sisters,
and the baby were found covered with only a quilt from their
home at Haribordoloni Naoiboisa.
Their neighbours had informed the police after they
failed to come out of their home till the late hours in the
The police said it was suspected that the two women
were raped and then killed.
The two women, one of them married with a baby, were
alone in the house last night as their father, a driver, was
away to Arunachal Pradesh and their mother staying in another
village. The husband of the married sister was also away at
his place of work in Arunachal Pradesh.
Investigations are on, the police said.