Bodies Of Elderly Man, Woman Found At Home Near Kolkata

Basudeb Ganguli, 76, and his step-daughter Sumita Pandit, 38, were found in a pool of blood at Sukanta Sarani, when police arrived at the house after a domestic help informed neighbours, they said.

Bodies Of Elderly Man, Woman Found At Home Near Kolkata

Sumita Pandit's husband is missing and search is on to trace him, police officer said. (Representational)

Sonarpur (WB):

Blood-soaked bodies of an elderly man and a woman were recovered from their residence at Sonarpur in South 24 Parganas district on Saturday, police said.

Basudeb Ganguli, 76, and his step-daughter Sumita Pandit, 38, were found in a pool of blood at Sukanta Sarani, when police arrived at the house after a domestic help informed neighbours, they said.

The four-year-old son of Sumita Pandit has said his parents were engaged in a heated argument prior to the incident, according to a police officer.

Sumita Pandit's husband is missing and search is on to trace him, he said.

Further investigation is underway.