Mahilpur: Shiv Kumar Bawa: Rakesh Kumar resident of village Nauneetpur in Mahilpur Block died in Saudi Arab in a road accident about 2 months ago. But, his dead body has been lying in Saudi Arab and the poor family has pleaded the Punjab and Union Government to help them to bring the dead body of Rakesh Kumar to India.
Rakesh Kumar was the bread winner for the family and the financial condition of the family has deteriorated after his death. The family members have asked Rajya Sabha member Avinash Rai Khanna, MP Vijay Sampla, MP Avtar Singh Karimpuri and other leaders to help them to bring back the dead body of Rakesh Kumar.
Rakesh’s father, Dharam Pal said that his son Rakesh Kumar (23) went to Saudi Arab in February this year for employment as a driver. He said that Rakesh died in a road accident on 21st August, 2014 but they have been helpless to bring back his deadbody. He requested the Government to help them.
Rakesh Kumar is survived by his father, a brother and a sister.