Well known journalists couple have been killed in Dhaka early Saturday. Sagar Sarwar and his wife, Meherun Runi, both in their late 30s, were stabbed to death at their apartment. Police said, Their bodies were found by their five-year-old son, who then called relatives living nearby.
The motive for the killings was not known yet. Mr Sarwar, was news editor at private TV channel Maasranga, was found with his hands tied behind his back. Runi worked as a senior reporter at ATN Bangla, which is also a private tv channel in Dhaka.
Preliminary investigations suggested that the killings had been planned and that the couple had probably known their attackers, a senior detective was quoted by local newspapers.