19.7 C
Los Angeles
Tuesday, March 28, 2023

Delhi man attempts to slash own wrist after killing wife, two sons; leaves suicide note

UncategorizedDelhi man attempts to slash own wrist after killing wife, two sons; leaves suicide note
Representational Image

Picture : PTI

New Delhi: A 38-year-old Delhi man allegedly killed his spouse, and their two sons, aged 5 years and 6 months, earlier than making an attempt suicide at their West Delhi’s Mohan Backyard residence early Sunday. Rajesh Kumar has been booked for homicide at Mohan Backyard police station in Dwarka district. He’s present process therapy and is but to recuperate sufficient to have the ability to converse to the police.

In line with experiences, Kumar despatched a suicide observe round 5 am to a WhatsApp group of his faculty mates. One among his mates then alerted Kumar’s brother who’s a authorities physician and lives in the identical neighbourhood.

Performing swiftly, police reached the spot round 6 am, broke down the door after no response to repeated knocking and rushed him to a hospital.

Police discovered the three our bodies beside one another on the mattress within the different room and Kumar unconscious on the ground. Whereas a still-breathing Kumar was taken to hospital, the our bodies of his spouse and children have been despatched to a mortuary.

DCP (Dwarka) Harshvardhan famous that Kumar is present process therapy at Deen Dayal Upadhyay Hospital, and is ‘prone to survive’. “Given how deeply he slit his wrist, it’s shocking he survived,” the DCP added.

Suicide observe

DCP Harshvardhan knowledgeable that Kumar’s suicide observe detailed how his enterprise failed, in regards to the cash he loaned out to some folks, about being cheated by others in enterprise, and a bounced cheque.

“In that suicide observe, Kumar wrote of extreme monetary woes that led to him killing his household and making an attempt to hurt himself,” deputy commissioner of police (Dwarka) Harshvardhan stated.

“We’ll examine these elements,” DCP Harshvardhan added.

Notably, based on police, Kumar ran a agency that supplied sure providers for ISO certifications till Covid-19 struck. Nonetheless, over the past couple of years, he ran a grocery store a number of hundred metres from his dwelling.

Hailing from Bihar, Kumar lived together with his spouse, two sons, and his mother and father in a rented two-room set on the bottom ground of a four-storey condominium constructing in Vipin Backyard.

His landlord SP Verma famous that the household had lived there for 4 years and paid Rs 13,300 as month-to-month hire. The owner additional stated he by no means noticed the household worrying about cash.

Dad and mom slept via the killings

Police famous that Kumar’s aged mother and father, 80-year-old father, and 75-year-old mom slept all through the incident. They awakened solely when police broke down the door at 6 am.

“Kumar’s father is over 80 years outdated and is bedridden and virtually motionless. We discovered his mom, round 75 years outdated, had fallen on the ground in her bed room,” DCP Harshvardhan stated.

Allegations of foul play

Members of the family expressed shock over the incident and burdened they did not sense something amiss within the days main as much as the identical.

Kumar’s spouse’s household has alleged that extra folks have been concerned within the triple homicide. Kumar’s brother-in-law Akhilesh claimed {that a} pair of gloves have been discovered on the crime scene.

DCP Harshvardhan confirmed that gloves have been discovered on the spot, however stated they have been unused. “They have been present in a packet. We’ll interrogate Kumar when he recovers,” he stated.

Check out our other content

Check out other tags:

Most Popular Articles