A 65-year-old man, Balwinder Singh, was allegedly beaten to death while his elder brother was seriously injured by their nephew at Phoolewala village in Moga district on Wednesday. Balwinder was beaten up with a stick by his nephew Harwinder Singh. When Balwinder’s elder brother Ginder Singh came forward to rescue him, he too was beaten up with a stick. People rushed them to the district hospital in Moga but Balwinder succumbed to his injuries.
Boy goes missing
A 15-year-old boy went missing under mysterious circumstances from Gidderbaha town on Thursday. The bicycle of the missing boy, Divyanshu, son of Prem Kumar, a resident of Aggarwal Colony of Gidderbaha, was found from near a canal. The police have started investigations.
A five-month-old foetus was found from the bushes at Lakhewali village here on Thursday. Passersby found the foetus on the Bhagsar road and informed the police. The police reached the spot and sent the foetus to civil hospital.
Talks with DC fail
Talks between the DC and Zamin Prapti Sangharsh Committee (ZPSC) here on Thursday reportedly “failed” as ZPSC leaders remained dissatisfied with the response of the district administration towards their demands /issues related to the Dalits.