September 27, 2020 three:17:55 am
A 40-year-old farmer, Ranjit Singh, allegedly died by suicide at Amritsar’s Harsha Chhina village on Saturday Earlier than hanging himself from the fan, Singh recorded a video the place he blamed two fee brokers — Satinderpal Singh and Jagroop Singh — for his financial plight. Satinderpal can also be Sarpanch of village Varnali.
Police have registered a case underneath Part 306 (abetment to suicide) towards each Satinderpal and Jagroop at Rajasansi police station.
Members of the family of the deceased have alleged that Ranjit had taken mortgage of round Rs four lakh from each accused and returned later.
Nonetheless, he was being allegedly harassed by accused even after returning the mortgage. Mortgage was taken for the agriculture function.
Ranjit’s youthful brother, Pardeep Singh, mentioned, “My brother Ranjit Singh had informed my mom Sharanjit Kaur that the accused had been harassing him over the Rs four lakh. He had additionally informed us that he had already paid the borrowed cash to the fee brokers. Nonetheless, the accused had been threatening him to lodge a case within the court docket and asking for Rs four lakh extra.”
In his purported video, Ranjit Singh mentioned, “I had taken mortgage from each fee brokers. I had returned the cash. However each weren’t returning the cheques given to them on the time of taking mortgage and have been harassing me. For this reason I’m committing suicide.”
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