Muzaffarnagar Dalit man who threatened to convert to Islam over alleged land grab attempts suicide

Meerut: A Dalit man from Muzaffarnagar district has been booked for allegedly attempting suicide by jumping before a train, days after he had threatened to convert to Islam, after his land was allegedly grabbed by a few influential people. A case in this regard is pending in the court,” said Girish Chand Sharma, station house officer, Civil Lines police station. He passed away 12 years ago and the land was occupied by land mafia. He had also threatened to convert to Islam on February 9 and commit suicide the day after if the land was not freed.“My father had purchased the 400 square yards land at Circular road in Muzaffarnagar in 1978. We had also filed a case in the court of the civil judge and a decision in our favour was passed.

Meerut: A Dalit man from Muzaffarnagar district has been booked for allegedly attempting suicide by jumping before a train, days after he had threatened to convert to Islam, after his land was allegedly grabbed by a few influential people.

The man, Suresh Kumar, a resident of Kakda village, was being taken into preventive custody by the district police on Sunday when he tried to kill himself.

He was previously booked under section 107/151 of the CrPC for breach of peace and creating public disorder.Kumar said that he had earlier sought administration’s help to remove the alleged encroachment of his land.

He had also threatened to convert to Islam on February 9 and commit suicide the day after if the land was not freed.“My father had purchased the 400 square yards land at Circular road in Muzaffarnagar in 1978.

He passed away 12 years ago and the land was occupied by land mafia.

Source:-https://www.nyoooz.com/news/meerut/1032127/muzaffarnagar-dalit-man-who-threatened-to-convert-to-islam-over-alleged-land-grab-attempts-suicide/

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