Factory owner, wife and domestic help murdered in UP

Bareilly: A 60-year-old factory owner, his wife and their teenage domestic help were found murdered and valuables looted from their residence in Parsakheda industrial area here, police said today.

The victim S K Agarwal, used to run a chemical factory in C B Ganj police station area and also lives in its premises with his wife Madhulika (58) and domestic help Anshu (17), they said.

This morning when the factory workers reached and failed to get the gates opened they informed the police who broke it and found the trio murdered, they said.

They were killed with sharp-edged weapon, police said adding that the assailants also looted valuables from their house.

Efforts are on to trace the assailants, Superintendent of Police (City) Sameer Saurabh said.