Dalit killed for not returning to work
PATIALA: The police booked a resident of Sangrur district under Sections of murder for allegedly killing a 25-year-old man who was kidnapped from his house and then murdered. The deceased has been identified as Dharminder Singh of Daroli village in Patiala.
The family of the victim said that the accused had kidnapped Dharminder from his house and took him to an unknown place in a jeep. They claimed that they were out of the station when Dharminder was kidnapped but on their return, the neighbours informed them about the kidnapping. In the complaint, Dharminder’s father, Sahib Singh told police that his son used to work as a combine driver and sometimes accompany him as foreman in the agricultural fields. He claimed that accused kidnapped Dharminder as he refused to return to work as a combine driver.
Source: TOI, Oct 04,2018