Indian-origin Sikh woman, toddler found dead in Malaysia

, 6:16 PM IST

A 33-year-old Indian-origin Sikh woman and her seven-month-old daughter have been found dead at their house in Malaysia and police have arrested her husband, a media report said on Friday.

Kamaljit Dorairaja and her daughter Ishlyn Kaur were discovered lying dead inside their house in Rawang town of the country’s Selangor state on Thursday. The deceased are believed to have either been strangled or smothered to death though the exact cause behind their death was not immediately known, Malay Mail Online reported.

The two were first spotted by her father-in-law who raised an alarm. Meanwhile, Police have arrested Dorairaja’s husband, a lorry driver in his early 30s, in connection with the double murder after initial investigations.