Former army jawan kills four children, attempts suicide

Last Updated: Friday, February 11, 2011 - 15:14

Muzaffarnagar: An ex-Army jawan allegedly
killed his four children and later attempted suicide by consuming poison at Rampuri locality here, police said.
Vijay Kumar, who was depressed over some family dispute,
allegedly killed his four children by giving them poison and
later attempted suicide, they said.

While his four children identified as Swati (11),
Shashank (9), Shweta (8) and Suriyan (7) died, Vijay was
rushed to a hospital in a critical condition, they said.
His wife Gudiya had died ten days back after allegedly
committing suicide.

The bodies of the victim have been sent for postmortem and
an investigation is on in the matter.

PTI



First Published: Friday, February 11, 2011 - 15:14

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