New Delhi : On Friday, six members of a family were discovered dead at their home in Northeast Delhi’s Shastri Park neighbourhood. According to the authorities, it appears that they inhaled carbon monoxide as a result of the burning of mosquito repellent inside their home.

According to DFS Chief Atul Garg, they received a fire report this morning and three fire tenders were dispatched to the scene. Even though the fire was small, the occupants perished from smoke inhalation, he added.