Patthalgaon, CG, Sep 23 (UNI) Five of a family were today axed to death by one person, who later committed suicide by using the weapon on his stomach at Gala village, about five km from here, police said.
Kunwar Singh (40), his wife Sirobai (34), sons Minto (18), Ajay (12) and niece Mirabai (10) were killed by Shyamlal Raut alias Tegna this morning. Shyamlal later committed suicide. The bodies were being sent for post-mortem.
Town Inspector Pramod Pandey said the reason behind the murder was not yet known.
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