A mother and her two daughters were slaughtered by unidentified miscreants at their six-storey building in Siaikhoa area under Siddirganj upazila in the nearby river port town of Narayanganj.
The victims were identified as Nasrin, 28 wife of Sumon Mia, and her two daughters Nusrat, 6 and Khadija, 2.Police recovered their bodies with slit throats from the residence on Thursday morning.
Confirming the news, Inspector (Investigation) of Siddirganj Police Station Md Azizul Haque, said the incident took place at around 10am on Thursday in the Upazila’s CI Khola neighborhood.
Another girl named Sumaiya, 15, who was injured in the attack, was rushed to the Dhaka Medical College Hospital where she was being treated.
The motive behind the killings was not immediately clear, said Haque