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Horrific Video Shows Man In Patna Shoot Daughter, Wife in Head Before Killing Self

In a shocking incident, a man allegedly shot dead his wife and daughter in broad day light and later killed self near Gardani Bagh police station limits in Patna on Thursday morning. The incident has been caught on camera and is going viral on social media.

Updated: April 28, 2022 5:31 PM IST

By News Desk | Edited by Surabhi Shaurya

Horrific Video Shows Man In Patna Shoot Daughter, Wife in Head Before Killing Self
Horrific Video Shows Man In Patna Shoot Daughter and Wife in Head Before Killing Self

Patna/Bihar: In a tragic incident, a man allegedly killed his wife and daughter before shooting himself dead in Patna. The incident took place in broad daylight on Thursday near Gardanibagh police station limits. The victim has been identified as Rajeev. News channel Aaj Tak reported that Rajiv had married his sister-in-law after the death of his first wife. However, their marriage did not last long and they parted ways. The man was reportedly upset with his wife Shashi Prabha Devi after she remarried. Rajiv wanted his daughter Sanskriti Kumari to stay with him but she was not ready for it.

disturbing video of the moment Rajeev killed his wife and daughter has been caught on CCTV camera and is going viral on social media. In the video, Shashi, Sanskriti and Rajiv can be seen walking on the road inside the police colony in Gardanibagh. Rajiv followed them. He came in front of them and shot his daughter in her head. She died on the spot. Following that, he also shot his wife in her head and she also died immediately. Then he shot himself on the right temporal and collapsed to the ground.

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(Trigger warning: The above video may be disturbing)

Manavjeet Singh Dhillon, SSP of Patna police said: “Preliminary investigation reveals that it was a case of family dispute. Rajiv Kumar was not pleased with Sanskriti staying with Shashi Prabha. He was also angry with Shashi Prabha for marrying another person.”

“We have taken the statement of Rajiv’s mother. She is a prime witness of the incident. The accused left her unhurt. Besides her, a number of people were also present at the spot. The accused committed the crime in front of them. The investigation is underway and we are finding out how he obtained the 7mm pistol used in the crime. We have recovered three dead cartridges from the spot and are scanning CCTV cameras,” Dhillon added.

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