In a surprising incident, three members of a household have been discovered lifeless below mysterious circumstances at their residence in village Malpur Arkan of district Nawanshahr on the intervening evening of Monday and Tuesday. The deceased included Jeet Ram (80), his spouse Chano Devi (78) and their daughter Yamuna Devi (45).
The three had consumed some toxic substance, sources stated. Police, nonetheless, are but to determine the reason for the demise.
Additionally it is learnt that Yamuna was to get married throughout this weekend and on Tuesday morning, when the villagers and other people from the groom’s aspect got here to their home and knocked the door there was no response from inside. Later, villagers broke open the door and noticed them lifeless.
Villagers stated that the household was fairly poor and the aged couple was mattress ridden and their daughter was caring for them. The couple had 8 youngsters together with 7 daughters and one son. Six daughters have been married and solely son died some years again. Now kin and villagers wished to solemnise the wedding of Yamuna, who was not keen resulting from her outdated dad and mom, stated sources.
Police stated that no suicide observe was recovered and the matter is being investigated.