Sarpanch Ishwar Singh left a suicide note alleging that Balwan Singh, who lost the election to him, was giving false complaints against him to Karnal Deputy Commissioner Mandeep Singh Brar and there was a move to suspend him. He further wrote that fed up with the complaints due to which his name was being tarnished, he was ending his life. Ishwar Singh was to appear before the DC Tuesday for a hearing in one of the complaints. Apart from Balwan Singh, he has named three other persons in the suicide note.
As the news of Ishwar Singh’s suicide spread, villagers gathered at his house and informed the police. Based on the suicide note, police have registered a case against Balwan Singh and three others. Apart from Balwan Singh, he has named three other persons in note — identified as Rajesh, Joginder and Suresh