Newly-married youth ‘hangs self’, wife arrested in Jalandhar village

A newly-married youth allegedly hanged himself at his home in Jalandhar’s Gajipur village Saturday evening. Hours later, his wife was arrested for abetment of suicide, after police found a suicide note.
Assistant Sub-Inspector Balbir Singh of Mand police post under Maqsudan police station said they had arrested Neeru Bhanwara Saturday night on the basis of a complaint filed by Amarjit Singh, father of the deceased, Harkamaljit Singh (27), and were investigating the matter further.Police said the note, purportedly written by Harkamaljit, stated that he had written it while in his senses. “She was threatening to set my father on fire and destroying my family,” it said. It further said that soon after their marriage, she had threatened to get his family booked in a harassment case.

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