Fatehpur, Apr 18 (UNI) A man allegedly committed suicide after killing his wife and four children in Chandpur area of this Uttar Pradesh district.
The horrendous incident was reported yesterday from village Babai, where Ashok Kumar -- a homeopathic doctor -- ended life by consuming poison after hacking to death his wife Sushila (33) and four children Shikshita (12), Saurabh (9), Moni (5) and one-year-old Baby.
The medico also attacked his father Devicharan, who was admitted to Kanpur hospital in a life threatening condition, police said.
The reason behind the incident, however, remained a puzzle.
Investigations are underway.
UNI XC-ATI MP VP0412