On Wednesday, police recovered five dead bodies of family members from their house in Bhajanpura in northeast Delhi.
Police said that the bodies were of forty five years old Shambhu who was an e-rickshaw driver. Along with him, his wife and his three children were also in the house. The children were of 12, 14 and 18 of age.
5 dead bodies found, 3 of them children in Bhajanpura, Delhi
Ved Pakash Surya the DCP of Bhajanpura said that the police received a call at 11:30 in the morning when neighbours complained of foul smell from the house. When the police reached the spot, one of the door was locked and the other door was locked from the outside.
Three bodies were found in one room and the other two in another room. Surya added that the victims could have died at least six days ago as the bodies had been decomposed badly.
The reason behind the death is still not known. The bodies have been sent for post-mortem.