Man kills wife, 7-year-old son (India)

Posted on August 7, 2012


Source: Times of India

PURSHURA (HOOGHLY): A 33-year-old woman and her seven-year-old son were found murdered at Adhikaripara in Purshura on Monday morning, said police. Police are looking for the woman’s husband Lakkhi Adhikari, who has gone into hiding.

Sulekha Adhikari and her son Anil, a Class-II student, were found lying in a pool of blood in their home. Both had multiple stab injuries and their throats were slit with a knife. After preliminary probe, police suspect a family feud may have led Lakkhi to kill his wife and son. Neighbours informed the police which has launched a hunt for Lakkhi Adhikari, the woman’s husband.