A landlord, who is an ex-army man, allegedly murdered four people, including three members of his tenant’s family and his daughter-in-law, in the early hours of Tuesday. The incident took place in Rajendera Park area of Gurugram.
The accused was enraged over alleged illicit affair between his daughter-in-law Sunita and tenant Krishan Kumar. The accused attacked not just the duo but also Krishan’s wife and their two children.
While four people died on the spot, younger daughter of Krishan Kumar has been rushed to Safdarjung Hospital in a critical condition.
The police immediately rushed to the spot and found four dead with evident wounds from a sharp-edged weapon. One of the children was still breathing and was thus rushed to hospital.Forensic team was also rushed to the spot.
According to the police, Rai Singh walked into local police station to surrender confessing to killing five in their sleep.
He said that he had suspected his daughter-in-law and the tenant of having an affair. There was a constant quarrel at home since the last two years. The tenant was neither vacating nor withdrawing from the relationship. The police have lodged an FIR and sent the bodies for post-mortem.