A family of three were shot at while they were travelling on a motorbike in Moragahahena last night killing two of them.The police media unit said that a father, mother and daughter were travelling on the motorbike when an unidentified gunman opened fire. The motive for the shooting is still not known. Investigations are underway. The masked gunman was also on a motorbike, the police said. The father, mother and daughter were admitted to the Horana hospital following the shooting incident.However the 33 year old man and his 4 year old daughter succumbed to their injuries.