The Judicial Magistrate First Class Court here on Thursday remanded Osban Fernandes and Ramesh Bhagve, the accused in the recent double murder case at Merces in north Goa, in eight days police custody.

Meanwhile, the two children orphaned after the murder of their parents were discharged on Wednesday and were sent to Apna Ghar, State Juvenile Home at Mereces in north Goa.

They had been undergoing treatment at State Goa Medical college hospital, Bambolim.

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