A 22-year-old youth on Monday committed suicide at at Nangal Shanga village in Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar, alleging assault and harassment by some villagers at the behest of Congress MLA Angad Singh Saini the village sarpanch and her nambardar husband.She also shunted out the Rahon station house officer (SHO) and the Shekhan Mazara police post in-charge over alleged mishandling of the case.She said both sides were booked under Sections 323 and 324 of the IPC. She said that they had asked the family to provide them the mobile phone of the youth so that they could ascertain the timing of its recording as he had said the dispute took place 3-4 days back at one place.
It is learnt that the victim’s family had taken panchayat land on lease for the last couple of years but Parkash Raj made a higher bid this time for the land, leading to a tussle started between two parties, it is learnt.Even cross FIRs were registered recently. Before taking the extreme step, the youth made a video wherein he claimed that he was attacked by local residents Parkash Raj, Gursewak, Paramjit with the support of MLA Saini, sarpanch Neena Devi and her husband Sucha Ram.The SSP said a case was registered against Varinder’s family on June 12. After their medico legal report was received, which showed injuries caused by sharp-edged weapons, a cross FIR was registered.
Youth Akali Dal president Parambans Singh Bunty Romana and general secretary Sarabjot Singh along with Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) general secretary Nachhtar Pal and others held a protest and threatened stir against the police if they fail to register a case against MLA Saini.Eh jo tusi video ch ik sikh munda dekh rahe ho ehne marn to pehla apni eh video bana ke kiti hai upload te fer aatamhateya karlyee per kyu dekho eh poori video.His father this boy who filed a police complaint, said Parkash Raj also took away his sons turban when he along with others carried out an attack at their house on June 11. An FIR was registered in this regard.