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Delhi mass deaths

Tommy, Burari family's dog dies of cardiac arrest due to 'shock'

Tommy, an Indian pitbull mix breed aged above seven, was found tied to a grill when the eleven members of the family were found dead in Burari. 

Jul 23, 2018, 16:53 PM IST

Burari mass deaths: Notes mentioned 'wandering souls', said they may not see next Diwali

The notes also mentioned 'other souls accompanying the spirit of Lalit's father', who had died in 2007.

Jul 11, 2018, 09:28 AM IST

Burari mass deaths: Priyanka Bhatia's fiance, over 200 people questioned

One of the deceased, 33-year-old Priyanka Bhatia's fiance was questioned again and he denied knowing anything about the family indulging in certain kinds of rituals.

Jul 10, 2018, 12:42 PM IST

Burari mass deaths: Post-mortem reports of 5-6 family members likely to be out today

The reports will then be sent to the Forensic Science Laboratory to check the presence of poison in their bodies.

Jul 09, 2018, 07:56 AM IST

Burari deaths: Bhatia family's Lalit visited cremation grounds, had interest in ghosts & spirits

A Crime Branch official said Lalit researched death and the mysteries of soul, apart from watching on his mobile phone the videos on paranormal and ghosts on `YouTube` and other Internet platforms. 

Jul 07, 2018, 07:24 AM IST

Burari mass deaths: Brand new dupattas were used for hanging, written notes reveal

The Bhatia family allegedly removed the roof shed and tied the chunnis to the iron-mesh in the ceiling.

Jul 06, 2018, 21:58 PM IST

Delhi mass deaths: Delhi Police access call data records of 11 members of Bhatia family

Over 100 people, including the other family members and neighbours, have been questioned so far in connection with the deaths.

Jul 06, 2018, 15:56 PM IST

Delhi mass deaths: Two teenagers protested, were forced to commit suicide, say sources

The police have said that most of the notes written in the registers found from the house were in Priyanka's handwriting.

Jul 06, 2018, 12:31 PM IST

Burari deaths: Delhi Crime Branch to conduct psychological autopsy of 11 Bhatia family members

On Wednesday, the police suspected that the Bhatia family might have been suffering from 'shared psychosis.'

Jul 06, 2018, 09:33 AM IST

Delhi mass deaths: Police suspect Bhatia family suffered 'shared psychosis'

A senior police official, privy to the probe, said the family displayed symptoms of shared psychosis.

Jul 04, 2018, 06:43 AM IST

Delhi mass deaths: Everything looked normal, recalls the man who saw the family last

Rishi was the last person who saw the members of the family before they were found dead at their house in Burari on Sunday.

Jul 03, 2018, 15:13 PM IST

Delhi mass deaths: Not a suicide, claims family of 11 found dead in Burari, files police complaint

Police have been hinting at the deaths being a case of mass suicide which the 11 members had pre-planned. 

Jul 03, 2018, 11:45 AM IST

Delhi mass deaths: Relatives dismiss suicide theory, allege family was killed

Police are investigating whether the 11 members of the family, aged between 15 and 77 years, killed themselves as part of a suicide pact.

Jul 03, 2018, 01:52 AM IST

Delhi mass deaths: Post-mortem over, no sign of struggle, cops stick to suicide angle

Eight of the 11 members of a family found dead in their home in north Delhi's Burari locality showed no signs of struggle and died as a result of hanging, officials said on Monday after the post-mortem of all the victims was completed.

Jul 02, 2018, 18:53 PM IST

Delhi mass deaths: Do the 11 'unusual' pipes in the house hint at suicide?

What the police is finding suspicious is that the placement of the 11 pipes is similar to the placement of how the bodies were found from the house. 

Jul 02, 2018, 13:05 PM IST