Sharjah Police are investigating a case in which five members of a Sri Lankan family threw themselves from the seventh floor of a hotel apartment last week.
The 55-year-old man, his 52-year-old wife and teenage son died in the suicide. However, the two daughters survived.
A top official at Sharjah Police said the police received a call and rushed to the incident site where they found the three members already dead. One woman was in a serious condition and while the other sustained moderate injuries. Police shifted the bodies to the forensic department.
The injured women were taken to Al Kuwaig hospital.