Uttar Pradesh: Robbers murder mother, daughter in Rae Bareli
Amid the nationwide outrage over the recent rapes in Uttar Pradesh, a woman and her daughter were allegedly killed by robbers in Rae Bareli on Wednesday.
The incident took place on Wednesday night when unidentified men entered the house at Hajipur under Nasirabad police station area, stated a report in Live Hindustan.
After the robbery, the miscreants attacked the woman and her daughter with sharp-edged weapons, police added.
Following the crime, hundreds of people from nearby villages reached the spot. Police and forensic teams also reached the spot to conduct an investigation in the case.
The mother-daughter duo was taken to a hospital. While the woman was reportedly declared dead by doctors, the girl also succumbed to her injuries.
The house was ransacked, which indicated that there was a robbery, a police official was quoted as saying by the media report.
The official said five teams have been deployed to probe the crime. The family has raised suspicion on some people of the village.
The bodies have been sent for postmortem. The investigation is on, police said.
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