Kanpur Doctor murders wife and kids over alleged Omicron tension


A doctor in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur has allegedly killed his wife and children at Divinity Homes apartment located in Indranagar in Kalyanpur, Kanpur on Friday (December 3, 2021) evening.  The doctor, who is on the run now, was tensed over the new COVID-19 variant Omicron.

As per media reports, Sushil Singh, posted as a doctor in Rama Medical College, has killed wife Chandraprabha (50), son Shikhar (20), daughter Khushi (16).  Sunil Singh informed his brother about the killings and said that he (doctor) was reeling under depression. The brother then informed the police of the crime who then rushed to the spot.

"In a WhatsApp message, the doctor informed his brother about the offence and said he was reeling under depression," the police informed.

The news of the murder has spread panic among the people living in the apartment. The police said that further investigation is underway.