Mail News Service
Jamshedpur, Nov 20: Angered over domestic dispute a man stabbed his wife and young son to death before committing suicide. The incident that took place in M 47 area of Adityapur has sent shockwaves among the local residents.
The Adityapur police have sent all three bodies for postmortem and have sealed the apartment where the incident occurred. According to the police officials who are probing the case, Immanuel (51) turned his ire towards his family on Sunday afternoon. “Immanuel seems to have attacked his wife Neelima (45) and 10-year-old son, Ankan, with a chopper which we have recovered from the scene of crime,” said the police.
The incident took place at the house of Immanuel who used to stay as a tenant in M 47. Close to the scene of crime is the residence of late Congress leader Manohar Kishan Akhouri, the grandfather of Bollywood actress and former Miss World Priyanka Chopra. Akhouri had died of cardiac arrest in 2010.
Police said that Immanuel and his family used to stay on rent on the first floor of the apartment. “The house owner, who stays in Bundu, has been intimated about the incident,” police said. The house where the incident took place bears testimony to the violence. Police said that the room is full of blood splatter.
The incident seems to have taken place close to 3 pm and the local residents say that the three died right as help reached them. Police are probing into the exact cause of discord between the couple. The investigators are also questioning the neighbours on whether they heard anything while Immanuel and Neelima were quarrelling.
Police officials said that it is very surprising that none of the neighbours suspected anything or tried to intervene even as the fight between the couple escalated and then ended in the gruesome incident. Later though a huge crowd gathered at the spot to know more about the incident.