Orienteering Youth Granthi Commits Suicide: SGPC employee named Bhai Karamjit Singh alias Bunty reportedly committed suicide on October 10 on being teased by the SGPC member Avtar Singh Ria. 21 years old Verka resident Karamjit Singh Bunty was serving as a Granth at Gurdwara Sri Fatehgarh Sahib.Karamjit Singh’s family members on October 15 revealed that their child was being mentally abused by SGPC member Avtar Singh Ria.
Karamjit’s father S. Jatinder Singh informed that SGPC member Avtar Singh Ria had demanded Rupees 200,000 as bribe for recruiting his son into SGPC. He added that they had paid Rupees 50,000 to Ria but couldn’t afford to pay rest of the bribe, following which Avtar Singh Ria started teasing his son.S. Jatinder Singh further informed that his son Karamjit Singh left home on October 10 without telling anyone. “He committed suicide on railway track after posting a suicide note from his Facebook account,” he added.“We complained about it to SGPC President Prof. Kirpal Singh Badungar and he directed Ria to return Rupees 50,000 back to us. But Ria started teasing his son Bunty more than before, which led him to commit suicide,” his father added. Meanwhile, Amritsar Railway Police have registered a case against SGPC member Avtar Singh Ria on the complaint of victim’s father S. Jatinder Singh.
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