An elderly couple was slaughtered by unknown miscreants at Kamargaon village in Srinagar upazila early Thursday. Police recovered the slaughtered bodies of Tinaj Uddin, 70, and his wife Kadbanu, 60, from their residence in the morning.
Mizanur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Srinagar Police Station, said the miscreants entered the house cutting open the fence of the house at dead of night and slaughtered the couple.
Locals saw the blood-stained bodies in the morning and informed police. Later, the law enforcers recovered the bodies at about 9:30 am.
The reason behind the killing could not be ascertained yet, the OC said.