Saturday, August 18, 2018

google plus

Posted at: Jun 11, 2018, 12:54 AM; last updated: Jun 11, 2018, 12:54 AM (IST)

Man attacks wife, daughters with acid before killing self

New Delhi, June 10

A 40-year-old man allegedly threw acid on his wife and two daughters and then drank it to kill himself in northeast Delhi's Karawal Nagar, police said.

The incident was reported yesterday. After the police reached the spot, they found the body of Yashpal, while his wife and two daughters were found lying injured.

The injured were taken to the GTB Hospital immediately, where they are currently under treatment, the police said.

His wife has suffered about 40 per cent burn injuries while daughters got partially burnt but were out of danger, the police said.

The couple were not on good terms and used to quarrel frequently, they said.

Yesterday, the quarrel between the couple turned gory when the husband brought acid. 

He threw it on his wife and daughters and subsequently, drank it himself and died on the spot. — TNS


All readers are invited to post comments responsibly. Any messages with foul language or inciting hatred will be deleted. Comments with all capital letters will also be deleted. Readers are encouraged to flag the comments they feel are inappropriate.
The views expressed in the Comments section are of the individuals writing the post. The Tribune does not endorse or support the views in these posts in any manner.
Share On