Tanda: Varinder Pandit: ASI Gulzar Singh of Tanda police shot himself with his service revolver at his village Patiala near Bhogpur. Police have recorded the proceedings under section 174 of CrPC.
Sukhwinder Kaur wife of deceased ASI Gulzar Singh in her statement to the Bhogpur police stated that it was an accident as the bullet was accidentally fired when he was cleaning his service revolver.
On the other side, sources said that ASI Gulzar Singh was suffering with Cancer and was on Medical leave from last 3 months. On 16th January he was in a hospital in Ludhiana and he shot himself on 17th January 7:30 pm after returning home after many days.
Sources said that ASI Gulzar Singh committed suicide as he was upset because of Cancer disease.
Gulzar Singh was the lone brother of 6 sisters. He is survived by 6 sisters, wife, a son and a daughter.