Man dies as brother hits his head with brick

By 24th March 2018 0 Comments

A 45-year-old man died after his brother allegedly hit his head with a brick on Friday night in Mallu Nangal village, 13 km from Amritsar. The incident occurred around 11 pm in the village where the siblings were living with their mother Harbhajan Kaur, 65.The deceased has been identified as Palwinder Singh while the accused is his brother Major Singh, 40.

In her complaint with the Raja Sansi police of the district, Harbhajan Kaur said she has three sons. She said Palwinder and Major were living with her in their house in the village while her third son Pawittar Singh has been living in Kapurthala. She said on Friday night when she and Palwinder were sleeping, Major, who was drunk, came and started hitting Palwinder’s head with a brick. As a result , he suffered severe injuries.She said when she got up and tried to intervene, Major fled from the spot. “I went out to get some medical help, but no one was available at that time. When I came back to the house, I found that Palwinder was already dead.”

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