In a tragic incident, all the six members of a Bihari migrant
family were found dead on Thursday in the Sangmeshwar area of this
textile town in North Maharashtra. Police suspect it a case of
"Prima-facie it appears that the
parents have committed suicide after killing their children",
Deputy Superintendent of Police Yogesh Chavan said while talking
The deceased have been identified as
Suresh Shahu (38), Sunita Shahu (36) who are husband and wife, and
their children Ankita (13), Deepak (09), Roshni (04) and Lakshmi
The incident came to light at around
10:30 in the morning when the neighbours tried calling the family
but failed to get any response.
Primary investigations showed that
the incident had taken place at around 12:00 Wednesday night.
The dead bodies have been sent to
Malegaon General Hospital for the post-mortem while filing this