The throat-slit bodies of a woman and her minor granddaughter were recovered from their house at village Paschim Mulghar of Rajbari Sadar upazila on Friday.
The deceased were identified as Shahida Begum, 50, wife of Shahjahan Mia of the village and her granddaughter Lamia, 5.
Quoting the family, police superintendent of the district Asma Siddiqa Mili said that family members spotted the bodies of Shahida and Lamia in the morning and informed the police.
Later, the police recovered the bodies.
However, the details behind the murder could not be known immediately, said the police official adding that they were investigating the incident.
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