Four members of family hacked to death

Allahabad: A middle-aged couple and their two daughters were found murdered inside their house in a remote part of the district, police said here today.

According to Additional Superintendent of Police (trans- Ganga) Munna Lal, the incident took place late last night in a village falling under Nawabganj police station, about 50 kms from the city.

Makkhan Lal, his wife and two daughters aged 22 and 17, were found murdered inside their house with their throats slit open, the Additional SP said.

The bodies have been sent for post-mortem and further investigations were on.