Husband held for killing Sikh wife, toddler in Malaysia | punjab$punjabis-abroad | Hindustan Times
Today in New Delhi, India
Nov 23, 2017-Thursday
-°C
New Delhi
  • Humidity
    -
  • Wind
    -

Husband held for killing Sikh wife, toddler in Malaysia

A 33-year-old Indian-origin Sikh woman and her seven-month-old daughter were found dead at their house in Malaysia.

punjab Updated: Apr 20, 2016 19:47 IST
The police have arrested Dorairaja’s husband, a lorry driver in his early 30s, in connection with the double murder after initial investigations.
The police have arrested Dorairaja’s husband, a lorry driver in his early 30s, in connection with the double murder after initial investigations.(HT Representative Image)

A 33-year-old Indian-origin Sikh woman and her seven-month-old daughter were found dead at their house in Malaysia.

The police have arrested her husband, a media report said on Friday. Kamaljit Dorairaja and her daughter Ishlyn Kaur were found lying dead inside their house in Rawang town of the country’s Selangor state on Thursday, the police said.

The deceased are believed to have either been strangled or smothered to death though the exact cause behind their death was not immediately known, Malay Mail Online reported. The two were first spotted by her father-in-law who raised the alarm.

Meanwhile, the police have arrested Dorairaja’s husband, a lorry driver in his early 30s, in connection with the double murder after initial investigations.