Indian jumps to death from high-rise after killing wife, 2 kids in UAE

Dubai, Mar 29 (IANS): An Indian national jumped to death from the 11th-floor of his apartment in Al Buhairah after killing his wife and two children, aged 4 and an 8, Sharjah Police said.

Police told Gulf News that they immediately rushed paramedics to the site after they were alerted to the incident at 5.45 pm (local time) on Tuesday.

Investigating officers recovered a note from the man's body which said that he killed his wife and two children, and asked them to shift their bodies from upstairs.

After hospital, the bodies were taken to the forensic laboratory for autopsy procedures.

The man succumbed to his injuries.

Police did not reveal any further details saying that an investigation is underway.

The family has been living in the building for the past six months.

According to estimates, close to 3,860,000 Indian expatriates are living in the UAE, which makes up for over 38 per cent of the total population of the Emirates.



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  • Rita, Germany

    Wed, Mar 29 2023

    If he wanted to die could jump off and die.But kill the innocent children and wife?He will not be even in Heaven be allowed to enter but as akiller or murderer.May the souls of these children rest in heaven and the wife too.Heartfelt sympathy to his family

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  • Saif, Qatar

    Thu, Mar 30 2023

    maybe he didn't wanted his family to be burden on someone else. that's why he killed them first and later committed suicide... anyways sad to read such news... depression can take a person to any extreme level...

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