Bhind, August 8
A labourer who had misplaced his job after coronavirus-induced lockdown killed himself and his three daughters by leaping right into a nicely in Madhya Pradesh’s Bhind district, police mentioned on Saturday.
Rajesh Rajak (42) labored in Mumbai however had returned to his village Andhiyari, 40 km from right here, after shedding his job.
He and his spouse continuously fought over their monetary state of affairs, mentioned an area police official.
They reportedly had one such quarrel on Friday night time, after which Rajesh tied his daughters Anushka (10), China (8) and Sandhya (5) to his waist with a rope and jumped right into a nicely close to his home, he mentioned.
After the incident got here to mild within the morning, the police had been alerted by villagers and the 4 our bodies had been fished out.
The couple has one other two-and-half-year-old daughter.
Deputy Inspector General of Police (Chambal vary) Rajesh Hingankar mentioned the case can be investigated in depth. PTI