PDD daily wager commits suicide in Bhaderwah , family blames State Govt

    BHADERWAH,JUL 18– A daily wager of Power Development Department committed suicide by consuming some poisonous substance in Dalyian village of Bhaderwah. Ranjeet Kumar 33 , son of Bodhi Ram , a resident of Dalyian village, consumed some poisonous substance at his home, said a Police official.He was shifted to Sub District Hospital Bhaderwah where doctors declared him brought dead. Local and relatives of the deceased claimed that he committed suicide as he was facing financial crunches from the last some months as he was not paid wages by PDD department . Talking to this scribe many villagers of Dalyian village included Omi Chand , Surinder Kumar and others claimed deceased daily wager of PDD financial conditions was not good and he was struggling hard and this is the reason of his suicide .They also pointed an accusing finger to the state government alleging “harassment” by not paying wages on the time which had forced him to end his life. However Police has registered a FIR in this connection at PS Bhaderwah and is investigating the case from different angles .