Miscreants shot dead a woman of ethnic group and her daughter at Chandraghona area under Kaptai upazila of Rangamati early on Tuesday.
The deceased were identified as Mru Sang Khoi Marma, 60, and her daughter Mru Sangnu Marma, 29, residents of Gobachara Agapara area.Md Sufi Ullah, additional superintendent (ASP) of Rangamti police, confirmed the matter.
Unidentified miscreants stormed the house of Mru Sang early in the morning and shot the mother and daughter to death, said the police official.
On information by local people, army and police teams visited the spot. The reason behind the killings could not be known yet.
However, the bodies were sent to Rangamati Sadar Hospital for autopsy.
According to the local sources, both of them were the members of Marma Liberation Party (MLP). Recently, they joined a local group after quitting MLP that might led the murders.