Man kills wife, three children by slitting their throats in Mehrauli
New Delhi : A man allegedly killed his wife and three young children by slitting their throats in South Delhi’s Mehrauli, police said Saturday.
Upender Shukla, a private tutor, has been arrested and he is suspected to be suffering from depression, they said.
At the time of the killings, the accused’s mother-in-law was in their house in Mehrauli which has two rooms.
They then called up the police, he said.
Preliminary investigation suggests that the killings took place between 1 and 1.30 am, the officer added.
The knife used in the incident has been seized and further investigation is underway, he said.