Youth dies of drug overdose, two held
Amritsar, September 16
Majitha police arrested two individuals after a youth died of drug overdose in Naagkalan village right here on Thursday. The deceased has been recognized as Amarinder Singh (21), a resident of Ludhar Village in Majitha.
These arrested included Ravinder Singh (22) of Mohan Bhandaria village and Sukhpal Singh (29) of Wahipui in Khadoor Sahib in Tarn Taran district.
Kewal Singh, father of the deceased, advised the police that Amarinder used to work in a manufacturing unit in Naagkalan village and was hooked on medication. He stated he was mates with Ravinder Singh and on Wednesday morning, Ravinder took him to the manufacturing unit, however he didn’t return. He stated yesterday they went to his manufacturing unit and located that that they had gone to the Sukhpal’s room in Majitha. He stated once they arrived at Sukhpal’s room, they discovered the physique of Amarinder with blood popping out of his nostril. He alleged that the duo had given him drug overdose which led to his loss of life.
The police registered a case below Part 304 and 202 of the IPC.
Investigating officer Jang Bahadur Singh stated each the accused had been drug addicts. Sukhpal used to stay in a PG room in Navi Naagkalan village the place they injected the drug. The duo had run away from the room and was arrested later. He stated they had been introduced on at some point police remand for additional investigations. The police was attempting to determine the supply from the place they procured the medication.