Punjab & Region

Harassed girl consumes poison, died

The Fact News Service
Hoshiarpur, March 30
Fearing abduction, the girl committed suicide by consuming poison at Dayoyal village of Hoshiarpur, today. The deceased has been identified as Ramandeep, 16. The police has started action on the statement of the deceased’s mother Baljidar Kaur by registering a form against Gurpreet and Lovepreet of the village itself. The police have conducted postmortem and handed over the body to the next of kin. At the same time, raids have been started to arrest the accused. The accused have absconded after finding out that the case has been registered. In a statement to the police, the mother of the deceased Baljidar Kaur told that the said people had been harassing the daughter for about three months. The daughter had also told about this. The accused apologized when they protested and spoke to the relatives of the youths. On Sunday, the daughter was leaving home for tuition. Meanwhile, the accused forced him to sit in the car. But the daughter jumped out of the moving car. After this, somehow she reached the house in shock and told the story. During this, the daughter was quite scared. He said the accused were threatening to kill him. After spending some time at home she swallowed the poison. As soon as he found out about this, he took his daughter to the hospital but Ramandeep died during the treatment. SHO Bullowal Pradeep informed that the case has been registered on the statement of the mother of the deceased, the accused will be apprehended soon.

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