A man set his family and himself ablaze in a car after having found that they all were HIV positive.
The incident took place in the Betul district of Madhya Pradesh. The man locked himself with his wife and two daughters in a car and set it ablaze as part of an alleged suicide pact.
The police have reported that the man has survived while attempting to save his children. However, his wife and children were burnt to death.
Further details of the incident are awaited.