Man succumbs to accidents, 4 nabbed
Sangrur, February 10
The police have arrested 4 individuals, who allegedly tortured two males, certainly one of whom succumbed to his accidents, after the latter went to their home at Maura village in quest of a lacking goat.
Jatinder Singh Mattu, chief, Dr Ambedkar Kirti Mazdoor Sangh, mentioned, “Buta Singh died whereas Damanjit Singh is present process therapy. After their goat went lacking on February 7, the duo went to the home of Maghar Singh, the place they had been mercilessly thrashed by higher caste males. Someway, they managed to flee. However, Maghar, alongside together with his three accomplices, once more bundled them in a automobile and tortured them at his residence. The police did not act on time.”
Nonetheless, the police dominated out any caste angle, mentioning that one of many accused is from the SC group.
On February 8, the police had registered an FIR beneath Sections 302, 365, 341, 323, 342, 148 and 149 of the IPC towards Maghar Singh, Sarbjit Singh, Gurdas Singh and Gurpreet Singh on an announcement of Jasvir Kaur, spouse of the deceased.
“After escaping, my husband, and Damanjit reached Gujran village on a motorbike. The accused adopted them and bundled my husband and Damanjit of their automobile and once more tortured them at their home. My husband died at Rajindra Hospital in Patiala,” alleged Jasvir.
Sangrur SSP Surendra Lamba mentioned that they had arrested all accused inside 48 hours of the registration of the FIR. “As one of many accused is from the SC group, it doesn’t appear to be a caste-based homicide. We’re conducting an intensive probe,” he mentioned.