Fatehgarh Sahib, April 29
The Sirhind police recovered a half burnt physique from bushes on facet of the GT Street, close to Sirhind, yesterday. The assassin after committing the crime tried to destroy proof by burning the physique, stated the Sirhind police station SHO, GS Sikand.
After constant efforts the physique was recognized as that of a truck driver Om Pal, a resident of Chandpur Roorkee village in Nawanshahr district, the SHO added.
The sufferer was working with DS Transport Firm in Ludhiana, the SHO stated. On Tuesday, the sufferer loaded truck with iron items and was on his method to ship the consignment in Faridabad, however his physique was recovered on Wednesday morning from bushes close to Sirhind, the SHO added. The loaded truck was untraceable, the SHO stated.
“The police are investigating the matter from varied angels and hope to crack the homicide quickly. Efforts are on to hint the loaded truck. It seems that both somebody dedicated the crime with the intention to loot the truck or there is likely to be somebody accompanying the sufferer,” the SHO added.
The assassin burnt the physique to destroy proof and mislead the police, nevertheless it was solely half burnt, the SHO stated. After postmortem the physique was handed over to members of the family of the sufferer, the SHO added.
Dharmpal, sufferer’s elder brother, stated his brother was working with DS Transport Firm in Ludhiana for a very long time. As typical, he took the truck to ship consignment, however was murdered on the way in which, Dharmpal added. — OC