Delhi: 5 people including 4 women of a family found dead in Shahdara home

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 07 October 2017, 11:24 AM

Five people including four women of a single family were found dead at their home near Jindal Oil Mills in Mansarovar Park area of Delhi's Shahdara on Saturday.

The police said they received a PCR call at 7:30 am in the morning about the brutal murder of 5 people. All the five bodies were having knife wounds.

All the murdered people were identified as Urmila (65), Sangeet Gupta (43), Nupur Jindal (35), Anjali Jindal (33) and a security guard Rakesh (50).

“Urmila’s husband had died a few years ago and she lived with her three daughters. Two of them were unmarried and one was a widow,” Nupur Prasad, DCP (Shahdara) said.

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“All five of them had been stabbed to death. It appears a knife was used in the murder,” the DCP said.

According to the Delhi police, a family of seven brothers was living near Jindal Mills. There was some dispute in the family over a property and police is also probing the property angle.

The Delhi police is trying to find out the motive behind the mass murder and a police team has started manhunt to nab the killers.


More details are awaited.

First Published: Saturday, October 07, 2017 10:29 AM
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