Ghaziabad: A businessman and six members of his family, including his three grandchildren, were found dead in their house in a densely populated locality on Wednesday, police said.

Satish Goel (62), his wife Manju (60), son Sachin (40), daughter-in-law Rekha (38), and grandchildren Medha (13), Honey (11) and Aman were found murdered, said a police official who visited the spot in this suburb of the national capital.

"The entire house has been ransacked," the official said, adding that the damaged wardrobe suggested that the criminals had robbed all the valuables from the house.

The tragedy came to light at 8 am on Wednesday when some people in the area found the main gate of the house open.

(Agencies)

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