Vijayawada, March 24: An Indian woman and her seven-year-old baby were found with slit throats inside their home in New Jersey, according to the family living in Prakasam district, Andhra Pradesh.
The deceased identified as N. Sasikala (40) and son Anish Sai.
The bodies were found by Sasikala’s husband N. Hanumantha Rao when he came back to home from work on Thursday evening.
Y. Sambasiva Rao, a member of Andhra Pradesh state legislative assembly from Prakasam district, spoke to representatives of Telugu Association of North America (TANA) over phone about the incident.
He informed that the mother and her son were strangulated to death. Hanumantha Rao and Sasikala both were software employees. Sasikala used to work from home.
The couple had been residing in the US for nine years.
This is the latest in a series of incidents involving Indian techies.
Telangana’s aeronautical engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla, 32, was killed when Adam W. Purinton, who earlier served in the US Navy, shot him in Olathe, Kansas, on February 23.
Vamshi Reddy Mamidala, also from Telangana, was shot dead in Milpitas, California, on February 10 in a garage in his apartment building.