A woman and her mother were allegedly stabbed to death by his ‘mentally retarded’ son in Nauda village of Maheshpur municipality area in Jhenaidah early Friday, reports UNB.
The deceased are Marjina Khatun, 55 and her mother Shamsunnahar, 70 of the village.
Imran Hossain, 22, a mentally retarded son of Marjina used to hit Marjina and Shamsunnahar over giving him medicine, said Maheshpur police station officer-in-charge Rashedul Alam.
Imran had an altercation with his mother and grandmother as they tried to give him medicine around 3:00am, he added.
At one stage, Imran stabbed Marjina and Shamsunnahar indiscriminately, leaving them critically injured.
Later, they were taken to Jashore Medical College Hospital where the physicians declared them dead.
Marjina used to live at her parent’s house as she got divorced with her husband.