Jalandhar, April 3
A 22-year-old man reportedly hanged himself at Bhogpur after finding it hard get a well paying job here. He had returned from Dubai this year owing to the pandemic.
Investigation officer SI Sukhjit Singh Bains they had received information about the alleged suicide on Saturday evening from Kala Bakra Civil Hospital.
“After enquiring from the family members, it was established the deceased, Karanjit Singh Saroa, was suffering from depression. After returning from Dubai, he was jobless. However, to contribute to his family’s income, he was working as water tank motor operator at his village,” said Bains. Karanjit was the second of five siblings in the family. After completing studies, he had gone to Dubai in 2019. Due to the Covid outbreak, he lost his job there and all his savings dried up. — TNS