Visakhapatnam: A 32-year-old real estate agent poisoned his wife and two minor children to death before ending his life at a private lodge in Dwaraka Nagar of Vizag city on Wednesday night.
The deceased have been identified as B Appalaraju, 32, his wife B Manasa, 27, and their children B Satwik, 7, and B Keerthi, 6.
Police are suspecting that Appalaraju poisoned his wife and children to death before ending his life.
Preliminary investigation revealed that Appalaraju was a real estate agent and native of the Pendurthi area in Vizag city.
Appalaraju had been staying in the lodge for the past few weeks. A week before his wife and children also came to stay with him.
Police are suspecting that financial difficulties might have been the reason for the extreme step. Police also recovered a note in which Appalaraju mentioned about the financial crisis.
Police are examining the mobile phone of the deceased. Police have shifted the bodies to the morgue for autopsy. A case has been registered and the investigation is on.