Begusarai, Jun 28 (PTI) Two minor girls were found hanging from a tree in Bihar’s Begusarai district, police said today. Also Read - Many Healthworkers in Delhi & Bihar Unwilling to Take Bharat Biotech's Covaxin Due to Lack of Efficacy Data

The bodies of the two girls, residents of Sonapur Tola under Khodawandpur police station area of the district were found by their family members late last night, they said. Also Read - Bihar DElEd Merit List 2020 Released by DIET Patna at dietpatna.com, Check and Download Bihar DElEd 2020 Merit List NOW

Police said investigations were on to ascertain as to whether the two girls had committed suicide or their bodies were hanged after murder. Also Read - Nitish Kumar Lands In Fresh Political Trouble After IndiGo Executive's Murder in Patna

One of the girl was 14-year-old while the other was 15-year-old, they said.

The bodies were spotted by their family members, who went out in search of them as they were missing for a few hours, in-charge of Chhaurahi outpost, Sintu Kumar Jha, said.

Jha said one of the girl’s studied at a local school while another was pursuing her studies at a school in Delhi and had come to the village on a vacation.

Both the bodies have been sent to the Sadar hospital for post mortem, the police officer added.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.