The bodies of five members of the same family were found in a critical condition in a house in Vyadarhalli area of Bengaluru. When the police entered the house, the bodies of four adults were found hanging in different rooms. While the body of a 9-month-old child was lying on the bed. Some reports claimed that the child died of starvation after the family members committed suicide. One such case came to light in 2018 in Burari, Delhi. Where 11 members of the same family were found hanging on the roof of the house.
The deceased have been identified as Bharti (51), Sinchan (34), Sindhurani (31) and Madhusar (25). A police officer said that when he entered the house on Friday, he saw the members hanging. It is feared that the members committed suicide due to family dispute. It is feared that the family died about 4 days ago.
Bengaluru West DCP Sanjeev Patil said the matter came to light when Halegiri Shankar, the owner of the house, reached home after 3-4 days. He told that for the last 2-3 days no one was picking up his phone. When he reached home, the house was locked. Patil further said that the police was informed and the door was broken. On entering the house, the bodies of four adults were found hanging on the ceiling in different rooms and the child was found dead on the bed, he said.
He told that the two-and-a-half-year-old girl has been admitted to the nearest hospital at home. Police said Bharti is Shankar’s wife and three other adults are his children. The 9-month-old and two-and-a-half-year-old girl is the grandson and granddaughter of Bharti and Shankar.