The police further noted that all the victims had stab injuries on their bodies.
The bodies bore wounds inflicted with a sharp weapon.
According to reports, five persons, including four women of a family, were found dead inside a house at Mansarovar Park of Shahdara district in East Delhi. The family members have been identified as Nupur Jindal (35), Anjali Jindal (33), Urmila (65) and Sangeet Gupta (43). Two of them were unmarried and the eldest was also a widow. Nothing was stolen although the almirahs and cupboards were found open.
Another neighbour Prabha (56) said that she often met Ms. Urmila and her three daughters in the temple nearby and used to greet each other warmly. His aunt's throat had been slit. "We didn't share many personal details but the women never hinted at any family problems", she said.
"It was a friendly entry into the house". The police is on the spot and are investigating the matter. (Picture: ANI) They are suspected to have been murdered.
Forensic experts video-graphed the spot and took blood samples and finger prints.
The police have been interrogating the family members to understand what could have triggered the killings.
Mr. Sharma said that the family had been living there since years before the partition and is one of the first families to have settled at the area and own several properties.