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Injured cop dies, 3 head constable booked

punjab Updated: Dec 15, 2013 23:15 IST
HT correspondent
HT correspondent
Hindustan Times
Jalandhar

Head constable Jagtar Singh, who had shot three bullets of AK-47 into his chest on Saturday morning at the IG office, Jalandhar, died on Sunday. Following this, the city police have booked his three colleagues (head constables) under abetment to suicide charges.


The police have registered a case against three head constables under sections 306 (abetment to suicide) of IPC against Pardeep Kumar, Ashwani Kumar and Baljinder Singh who were allegedly named by deceased in a letter.

The police have got a copy of note from family members of Jagtar Singh in which he mentioned names of his three colleagues, and wrote that he was distressed at their behavior.His body has been sent to civil hospital for post-mortem examination

ADCP-1 Naresh Kumar Dogra said that FIR had been registered against head constables, Pardeep Kumar, Ashwani Kumar and Baljinder on the complaint of Kulwinder Kaur, wife of deceased.

Dogra said that the three head constables would be arrested soon.