Police in Bihar are on alert after a man allegedly killed two women in a remote area of the state.
On Sunday evening, a woman was found dead in a house in Gopalpur district of Patna.
She had been stabbed to death in a separate incident on Sunday evening.
Her body was later handed over to police who identified the deceased as an unidentified man.
The man had allegedly fled the scene on foot.
The police have registered a case against him.
The incident comes amid an intensifying campaign against terrorism and the alleged involvement of terrorists in the recent killings of a young woman in Bikaner, Uttar Pradesh.