Nurmahal, A thirty-year-old youth was killed in an accident on Wednesday, police said on Thursday.
The investigating officer Sanjiv Kumar said on Thursday that the deceased has been identified
as Deepak Kumar of Fateh Pur village.
Police said Sunjit Kumar father of the deceased told the police that his son met with an accident and was killed.
The IO said the police acting on a statement from father of the deceased handed over the body to the family after post mortem.
In another case a 25-year-old girl identified as Parabjit Kaur reportedly committed suicide by consuming some poisonous substance at her residence in village Adramaan. Police said Parabjit was under a lot of stress which led to her taking this extreme step.
The police have registered a case and handed over the body to the family after post mortem examination.
In the third case the Shahkot police arrested a drug peddler on the charge of selling heroin.
The investigating officer (IO)Sulindar Singh said that 30gms of heroin were recovered from the possession of the accused identified as Mangal Singh alias Bittu of Rajewal village.