Her 18-month-old sister was also found to be having grievous stab wounds. Nausha Khadeeja, daughter of a computer engineer from Palakkad, was found in a pool of blood in the Hor Al Anz area. Her sister was admitted to hospital in serious condition, the Gulf News said.
Police were investigating the case. The motive was not immediately known. While their father was out on work at the time of the incident, the mother was home, according to the report.