2 minors among 5 members of a family from Tanghdar found dead in Bemina
Srinagar: Two minors were among five members of a family found dead inside their rented accommodation at Bemina here on Saturday morning.
The family, according to police official, was from Kupwara’s Tanghdar district and were putting up in the rented accommodation at Mansoor colony Bemina here.
“The deaths have been probably caused by asphyxiation. Medical teams will get to it,” said a police official.
The dead include two children, two women and a male member of the family.
The deceased include Khurshid Ahmad sheikh (45) son of Abdul Rashid, Reshma Jan wife of Abdul Rashid, Gulshan Jaan wife of Khurshid Ahmad, Faizan Ahmad Sheikh (8), Furqan Ahmad Sheikh (5), all residents of Batpora Tangdar Kupwara.