After making the video, he took a gun and shot his wife.
Three people have died following a domestic dispute. An Indian man shot his wife dead before turning the gun on himself. His brother also ended up taking his own life.
The shocking incident took place in the city of Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh.
Both brothers died on the spot. The woman was found injured. She was rushed to hospital but she died on the way.
It was revealed that the man uploaded a video to Facebook prior to the murder-suicide. He said that he was going to take his own life because he was upset with his family.
The three were identified as Shailendra, his wife Pinky and his younger brother Vishal.
Babu Lal Verma had three sons. His eldest son lived elsewhere while Shailendra and Vishal still lived with him.
Shailendra ran a medical store after obtaining a pharmacy degree.
He got married to Pinky in a love marriage. They have been married for over a year, however, there were regular disputes over the matter.
One evening, Shailendra got into an argument with his mother but it is not known what the quarrel was about. The situation ended up getting resolved quickly.
Later that night, Shailendra took to Facebook and uploaded a video.
In the video, he revealed that he was going to take his own life because he was upset with his family.
After making the video, he took a gun and shot his wife. The Indian man then turned the weapon on himself and fired, killing himself instantly.
Vishal heard the gunshots and went to see what happened. Upon seeing his brother’s body, Vishal was left devastated.
He took the gun and went to the roof of the house where he shot himself.
Police arrived at the house and found the three bodies. Both brothers were already dead while Pinky was still alive. They rushed her to hospital but she died on the way.
Three empty cartridges were found at the house. Police determined that it was a case of double suicide and murder.
The three bodies were sent for a post-mortem while an investigation is currently underway.
Police have explained that Shailendra was upset with his family which led to his death. However, they do not know why his brother committed suicide. They will know why once they have gathered more evidence.