The physique of a 32-year-old farmer was discovered hanging by the neck whereas his mom, spouse and two minor daughters had been hacked to loss of life inside their residence at Jamalpur village in South Dinajpur district in north Bengal on Sunday morning.
Police suspect after preliminary investigation that the farmer, who was affected by most cancers, killed all members of his household earlier than hanging himself.
Debarshi Dutta, superintendent of police, South Dinajpur district, mentioned, “Prima facie it seems that he killed the others and dedicated suicide. Nonetheless detailed investigation is happening to discover all angles. The police staff discovered that the 2 girls and the minor ladies had deep accidents inflicted by sharp weapon. The farmer was hanging by the neck.”
The our bodies of the farmer’s mom, 60, his spouse Mallika, 32, and two daughters — one 10 years previous and the opposite 7 years previous — had been present in two separate rooms. Family of the household stay near the home however no person claimed to have heard anybody shouting or crying for assist.
Native individuals instructed the police that the farmer just lately went to Chennai for remedy and had borrowed cash from individuals.
A former gram panchayat member mentioned, “He was affected by most cancers and was depressed.”
“The household owned solely 5 bighas of land. It was troublesome for him to maintain his household and meet the bills of his remedy,” mentioned a neighbour.