In a sensational incident, a 55-year-old woman and her grandson were killed on Monday by miscreants at their residence in Sarhiajan Guwahatia Bosti under Bokajan police station in East Karbi Anglong district.
The heinous murder appeared to have been committed on Sunday midnight but was discovered on Monday evening by the woman’s daughter, who had come there after her mother didn’t respond to her repeated phone calls.
Both the deceased were lying in pool of blood split across the rooms of their makeshift hut. The deceased have been identified as Monju Singh and Chandan Das.
Chandan was a class VI student and had come to stay in his grandmother’s home for summer vacation. Police have recovered a machete and an iron hammer stain with blood from the crime site.
A team of fingerprint expert from Guwahati collected samples to investigate the case.