ATN Bangla senior reporter Meherun Runi and her husband Sagar Sarwar, news editor of Masranga Television, were stabbed to death at their Paschim Rajabajar residence in the capital Friday night.
ATN Bangla sources said bodies of Runi and her husband Sagar were recovered from their bedroom on Saturday morning.
Family sources said two men entered their flat sometimes at night and stabbed the couple to death after tying up their hands and legs. Their only son Megh, 7, was asleep in another room when the incident occurred.
As Megh informed the matter to her grandmother over phone in the morning her relatives rushed in and informed police.
The main door of their flat was found locked from inside but a grill of the kitchen was found cut.
Police suspect that it might be a planned murder.