Hoshiarpuyr: A drunk youth fell down from a water tank in a park of Basant Vihar area of Hoshiarpur city on Sunday afternoon. He died at the spot. Sadar police have been investigating into the case.
The deceased youth has been identified as Sunil Kumar alias Sheelu s/o Pritam Chand r/o Fatehgarh (Hoshiarpur). He was accompanied by his friend Kamaljit Singh.
Kamaljit Singh said that both of them had liquor at a farmland of their friend in the Ravidass Nagar area of Hoshiarpur and then came to the park in the Basant Vihar area. He said that both of them started climbing the stairs of the water tank in the park.
Kamaljit said that Sunil’s foot slipped suddenly and he fell down on the ground.
SHO Sadar Lakhvir Singh said that they have been investigating into the case and required action will be taken accordingly.