Tuition teacher kills wife, three children by slitting their throats in Delhi’s Mehrauli area



A man allegedly killed his wife and three young children by slitting their throats in South Delhis Mehrauli, police said Saturday. Upender Shukla, a private tutor, has been arrested and he is suspected to be suffering from depression, they said. He killed his wife, Archana, and his two-months-old daughter, five-year-old son and seven-year-old daughter by slitting their throats in the early hours of Saturday, Deputy Commission of Police (South) Vijay Kumar said. At the time of the killings, the accuseds mother-in-law was in their house in Mehrauli which has two rooms. Also read: They then called up the police, he said. A written note was found in which Shukla confessed to the killing of his wife and children. He, however, did not give any reason for it, the officer said. Preliminary investigation suggests that the killings took place between 1 and 1.30 am, the officer added. The knife used in the incident has been seized and further investigation is underway, he said.

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