Nepali couple found dead in Delhi

Last Updated: Wed, Feb 27, 2013 12:50 hrs

New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) The decomposed bodies of a Nepali couple were found inside their house here, police said Wednesday.

The bodies were recovered from their rented house, which was locked from outside, in Govindpuri in south Delhi Tuesday night.

Neighbours called the police about a foul odour coming out of the house.

The woman's body has been identified as Pavitra, 38, while the man's body is yet to be identified though police suspect it to be of Ram Bahadur, Pavitra's husband. The bodies were lying in the bathroom.

The couple was last seen Feb 14 when they told their landlord they were going to their village in Nepal.

They used to sell momos and were living in the locality for 11 months.

Police is yet to ascertain whether they committed suicide by consuming poison or were killed.

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