Burdwan: A septuagenarian, who was on bail in a murder case of his own son, is found hanging by a rope from ceiling along with his dumb daughter at their Krishnapur village home under Shaktigarh block of West Bengal's Burdwan district, police said.
"Further probe in the double death is on", it said.
Saroj Roy (70), the owner of some 50 bighas of land, and his handicapped daughter Sutapa Roy, late 30s, were found hanging by a same rope at their residence this morning, according to UNI.
Roy, allegedly arrested of his son murder case, was on bail by an order of a court recently.
Neighbours said the family was involved in long tussle among the members for the landed property. They said Roy also was involved in unnatural death of his wife. The family is survived by the widow of the deceased son.