Bullowal: A man committed suicide at village Pathralian by consuming some poisonous substance. His family alleged that he was depressed of a fake dowry case registered by his daughter-in-law (bahu). Bullowal police have registered a case against the daughter-in-law and her family under the charges of abetment to suicide.
As per information received, Amanjit Singh s/o Buti Ram r/o Pathralian in his statement to the police stated that he married to Jatinder Kaur d/o Kabal Singh r/o Mahilpur in 2010 and she used to quarrel on one issue or the other and move to her maternal home for months. He said in 2014, she gave a complaint to the Woman Cell and a case of dowry was registered against their family. He said the case was totally baseless and fake.
Amanjit Singh said his father Buti Ram was in depression from that day and he consumed some poisonous substance on the night of 12th April, 2015 and he died during treatment at the hospital.
Bullowal police have registered a case against daughter-in-law Jatinder Kaur, her father Kabal Singh and her mother Surinder Kaur all residents of Mahilpur.