Kathmandu, May 22
Two members of the same family have been found murdered in Mahanaur, Arnama rural municipality-1 of the Siraha district on Saturday night.
The victims have been identified as Chandreshwar Pal (60) and his son Santa Kumar 919), locals.
The Siraha District Police Office spokesperson DSP Subhas Budhathoki says their bodies were found with various sharp cuts this morning.
Santa Kumar was preparing to get married this Wednesday, and locals were singing and dancing at his house until late at night yesterday.
However, the two were murdered after neighbours returned, police say.
A child from the neighbourhood who was at the home had learnt about the incident and informed others.
Police have mobilised sniffer dogs for further investigation, informs DSP Budhathoki.