In a improvement that has left even the police touched, the husband and father of the Kandivali murder-suicide victims on Friday claimed the our bodies of not simply his spouse and daughters, but additionally their alleged killer and carried out his final rites.
The victims have been discovered useless within the Dalvi constructing on the Dena Financial institution junction in Kandivali (west) within the early hours of Thursday morning.
The police had recognized the deceased as Kiran Dalvi (46), her daughters Muskan (21) and Bhumi (17), and the household’s driver Shivdayal Sen (60). Primarily based on the situation of the our bodies and suicide notes discovered on the spot, the police consider that Kiran and Muskan have been murdered, after which Bhumi and Sen died by suicide.
Police officers mentioned that Kiran’s husband Ashish, who shuttles between Indore and Mumbai, reached town early on Friday morning and met the investigating group. Subsequently, he proceeded to the Shatabdi Hospital.
“Ashish claimed all of the 4 our bodies, together with Sen’s. He mentioned that Sen had been a loyal worker of his household for the final ten years and had nobody else to conduct his final rites,” mentioned police inspector Deepshikha Ware, Kandivali police station.
The final rites of all of the 4 deceased have been carried out on Friday evening.
In the meantime, the police are nonetheless engaged on ascertaining the precise sequence of occasions on the evening of the crime in addition to the explanations behind it.
“We tried in search of any info from Ashish that might assist us in our probe however he was grief-stricken and in no situation to talk. He has agreed to return all the way down to the police station on Monday,” an officer who’s a part of the investigation mentioned.
He added that the contents of the suicide notes discovered on Sen’s individual additionally should be verified and Ashish could be the one one who may assist with this.
“Once we spoke with him on the cellphone on Thursday, he was shocked and mentioned that Sen was his most trusted worker, which is why he had requested him to be along with his spouse and daughters,” the officer mentioned.
The police are nonetheless unsure as as to if the crime was pre-planned or dedicated in a match of anger. Put up-mortem reviews have solely acknowledged that Kiran and Muskan died of slash wounds, inflicted by sickle recovered from the spot, whereas Bhumi and Sen died of asphyxia.
“The constructing has no CCTV cameras and though there are fairly a number of cameras across the constructing, they won’t assist us confirm what occurred inside. We’re conducting investigations with all angles and potentialities in thoughts,” mentioned senior police inspector Dinkar Jadhav, Kandivali police station.
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