In a shocking crime, a woman in her twenties killed her father after he tried to rape her.
Police sources in Assam’s Biswanath district revealed that the man’s body was later buried in the backyard of the house.
Police have now recovered decomposed body of the 71-year-old man from a 15-foot-deep pit in their backyard.
Police sources have arrested the woman and four of her family members in connection with the incident.
As per police sources, the deceased allegedly tried to rape his daughter on March 3 after which a brawl ensued.
While the man was overpowered and axed by the daughter, it is later that the woman was joined by her brother and mother to bury the man in the backyard.
The matter came to light when the family lodged a missing complaint with the Biswanath Chariali police on May 11.
Further investigation revealed that the family had recently dug a pit in the backyard of their residence.
“The family members kept the body concealed in plastic bags for the three days it took to dig the pit, said police, after which they finally buried it on March 7.>