A 25-YEAR-OLD man and a 21-year-old girl shot themselves lifeless after posting a video message, declaring that nobody must be held chargeable for their determination, on a number of WhatsApp teams late Wednesday.
The deceased have been recognized as Harbans Kaur and Arvinder Singh aka Bunty. Each have been residents of Gujjran village in Punjab’s Sangrur district. Arvinder was a Jatt Sikh whereas Harbans was a Dalit.
Within the one and half minute lengthy video, Arvinder is purportedly seen talking whereas Harbans leans on his shoulder, smiling. “We are going from this world and no one from our families or friends should be held responsible for the same. I have already troubled my family a lot, hence police should not trouble them anymore. We have some problems, due to which we are taking this step. My rivals should not think that I am taking this step out of fear. They can settle their scores with others. Love you friends,” Arvinder purportedly says.
The video goes off after this message. The our bodies have been discovered on a cot within the fields of Arvinder’s household Thursday morning.
Dirba DSP William Jeji stated the 2 shot themselves lifeless with .12 bore rifle. Harbans had a gunshot wound within the waist, whereas Arvinder had one on the chin.
Police stated the motive for suicide shouldn’t be clear but. Each have been single and their households claimed they have been unaware of their relationship.
The DSP stated that they had initiated proceedings beneath Part 174 of the CrPC. The our bodies have been despatched for post-mortem, and later cremated.