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‘Mentally disturbed’ techie stabs 5 family members ; kills self

Mangalore Today News Network

Kasargod, April 18, 2016 : In an incident that sent shockwaves in the town of Badiadka on April 17, Sunday, a 24 year old techie killed himself  after  stabbing five persons  of his family including his parents at Nekraje.


 The deceased techie is Ashwin Kalluraya of Chatappady in Nekraje. His parents Srihari (57) and Latha (52),  sister Suma (33), grandmother Sugunamma (80) and aunt Vanajakshi (50).

Neighbours who heard the screams of the family members   came to their rescue and admitted them to hospital.The deceased Ashwin was working in Coimbatore and had visited home two days ago. Sources say he was mentally disturbed.

Badiadka police are investigating the case.