Two women were killed in two separate incidents in Hyderabad and Krishna district by thieves, who daringly entered the homes of the women and robbed them before knifing them to death. One Suguna of Amberpet was found dead by her daughter, who returned home from work in the evening. At least 10 tolas of gold and Rs. 16,000 cash were missing. In the second incident, Venkatasubamma was found dead in her Nuzvid house by her relatives. The articles in the house were strewn around as the thieves had searched for gold and cash, the relatives said.