New Delhi: In a suicide pact, three members of a family consumed poison at their Khera Dabar home near Jaffarpur Kalan in southwest Delhi on Friday morning. A man and his daughter died while his wife was in serious condition.
Police reached the spot after getting a PCR call at around 7.15 AM, said Surender Kumar, DCP(south West). The neighbours and relatives, who discovered the three lying unconscious, rushed them to Rao Tula Ram Hospital.
Doctors declared Bhagwan Das and Sarita dead while Sharda is undergoing treatment and is stated to be in a serious condition. The family was depressed after the death of Bhagwan Das' son due to heart attack a fortnight ago. He was a first year student of MBBS in Russia, police said.