5 of family found dead in Srinagar

5 of family found dead in Srinagar

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Srinagar: Members of the family, five of which were found dead under mysterious circumstances in Bemina area of Srinagar on Jan 5, 2019. (Photo: IANS)
Srinagar, Jan 5 (IANS) Five members of a family were found dead under mysterious circumstances in Jammu and Kashmir's summer capital Srinagar on Saturday, police said.
The victims, two females, a male and two minor children, were found dead in Bemina area.
The family, belonging to Kupwara district, was living in a rented accommodation.
"The apparent cause of death appears to be asphyxiation but this will only be ascertained after medical examination," a police officer said.
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