Woman, girl child charred to death in Kendrapada


Burnt bodies of a woman and her daughter were found today in a latrine in the Koranda Village under Rajkanika block of Kendrapara district.

KendrapadaThe deceased have been identified as Surekha Sahoo and her three-year-old daughter Snehangini Sahoo. Sources said, the mother and daughter were found dead in a latrine around 200 metre away from their house.

Surekha’s parents have filed a complaint alleging murder of their daughter and her girl child.

What strengthened the suspicion of murder was the fact that all the family members remained untraceable till the time of reporting.

Meanwhile, the IIC of Rajkanika Police Station has reached the spot and begun investigating the case.