Ahmedabad: Six members of the same family, including four children, found dead in an empty apartment, police said.
“Amrish Patel, who is 42-year-old, and Gaurang Patel, 40-years-old, and their four children between the ages of seven and twelve found dead in the family-owned empty apartment in Ahmedabad’s Vatva GODC locality this morning,” inspector DR Gohil of Vatva GTDC Police Station said.
Furtherly the officer said that on June 17, they left their homes with the children, after informing their wives that they were going for an outing. When they failed to return till Thursday night, their wives went to the unoccupied flat. They found it locked from inside, following which they approached the police around midnight.
The police suspect that the two men might have given poisoned food to the children and hanged themselves.
Further details are awaited.