Jagraon:-Man found dead. A man was found dead under mysterious circumstances in Police station Jodhan which falls under the Jurisdiction of Ludhiana rural Police. The deceased identified as Anshu Kalra resident of Mandi Ahmedgarh was detained by Police for investigation in theft case. However the police claimed that the victim suffered cardiac attack but sources claimed that third degree torture was applied on victim and he died. Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Jaswinder Singh said that they have detained Anshu after getting the CCTV footage of pick pocketing during Chappar Mela.DSP said that they have booked Anshu kalra under section 380 and 457 of IPC and he was arrested. When he was in police custody he suffered heart attack and died. After the death of youth in Police custody, the residents led by former MLA Tarsem Jodhan reached the police station and blamed police for the death.However on Tuesday morning the family members didn’t blame anyone for the death of deceased. Jodhan said that the father of victim had died and his mother is deaf and dumb. The Police have settled the matter with family through compromise. The post mortem of deceased was conducted at civil hospital and Judicial probe was also marked. Meanwhile the police have filed the proceedings under section 174 of CrPC and cited the reason of death as heart failure. It is pertinent to mention here that few months ago, a female cop has committed suicide in same police station. The Police have booked Munshi for abetment to suicide in the case.
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