After protest by sufferer’s household, one booked for abetting suicide
Tarn Taran, Might 8
The protest launched by the household of the deceased, Sukhwinder Singh, alias Surinder Singh Shindu (40) of Cheena Bidhi Chand village, has pressured Sarai Amanat Khan police to guide the individual chargeable for scary the sufferer to commit suicide.
The accused has been recognized as Gursharan Singh Sanni of Cheena Bidhi Chand village, who has been booked beneath Part 306 of the IPC.
The physique of Sukhwinder Singh Shindu (40) was discovered hanging from an electrical energy pole within the fields of the village on Saturday morning.
Taking it an strange incident, the police filed a case beneath Part 174 of the CrPC on Saturday night.
Shindu was working as a farm labourer with a farmer Navroop Singh within the village. The sufferer, Navroop Singh and two extra individuals of the village had been booked by Sarai Amanat Khan police for firing on the home of Rajpal Singh of the identical village on Might 3 and a case on this regard was registered on Might 5. The police had been conducting raids to arrest Shindu who had gone into hiding.
The sufferer’s household and different residents of the village had staged a dharna in entrance of the Sarai Amanat Khan police station with the useless physique demanding the submitting of a case towards the accused. Sonu, spouse of the sufferer, and different family members alleged it was not a case of suicide however homicide.
Although the police had changed Part 174 of the CrPC with Part 306, IPC, the members of the family had been nonetheless not happy as they needed the police to guide the accused beneath Part 302 of the IPC as Shindu was allegedly killed and after that his physique was hanged on the electrical energy pole.