Patna, 21st May 2021: In a shocking incident, a man strangled his five-year-old daughter and three-year-old son in a minor dispute with his wife on the intervening night of Thursday and Friday. Later, he reached the police station and surrendered. The incident took place in Kanhaipur village of the Mokama police station area in Patna.

The accused has been identified as Kamal Nayan alias Chandan. The police got the information after he reached the police station.

The accused informed police that he had beaten his wife last night. After that, his wife left his house and went to her maternal home. He strangulated both children while they were sleeping. A police team reached the spot to confirm the incident.

Inspector Rajanandan Sharma of Mokama police station said that the bodies of the two children have been sent for the post-mortem.  The police are investigating the case. The children’s mother has been informed of the incident.