A two-member Belgian police team today questioned ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) MLA Bibi Rajwinder Kaur Bhagike in connection with the suspected murder of a woman, who was reported missing in that country in 2012.The police team from Belgium yesterday arrived in Moga to probe the suspected murder of the woman, identified as Jagwinder Kaur alias Soni.As per the details available, Jagwinder, who hailed from Mullanpur Dakha in Ludhiana, was married to Kewal Singh, a resident of Bhagike village. Kewal had been living in Belgium for more than 20 years. Jagwinder also went to Belgium and gave birth to a son there.The police today took blood samples of Bakhtaur Singh, Jagwinder’s brother-in-law, for a DNA test. They also recorded statements of family members of Kewal and questioned local Akali MLA Bibi Rajwinder Kaur Bhagike, sarpanch and many other panches of the village.The local police officers accompanied the Belgian police team.In February 2012, Kewal Singh came to his ancestral village, here, to attend a marriage. A few days after his arrival, he got a phone call from Belgium that his wife has gone missing from the house. On March 8, he went to Belgium.Bakhtaur Singh, Kewal Singh’s brother, told the Belgian police that later they came to know that Jagwinder had filed a legal suit against Kewal, demanding a separate house to live. Then, they started living separately.On August 26, 2012, the woman went missing in Belgium and since then her whereabouts were not known.Meanwhile, Kewal was sent to judicial custody for few months in Belgium, suspecting that Jagwinder was murdered by him.The Belgian police were suspecting it a case of honour killing.
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