The body of Santok Singh Bumrah, 84, the grandfather of Indian cricketer Jaspreet Bumrah, was recovered from Sabarmati river on Sunday morning by the Ahmedabad fire and emergency service rescue team.Santok Singh was reported missing on December 8, regarding which a complaint was lodged with the Vastrapur police by his daughter Rajinder Kaur Bumrah, who lives in Vastrapur. According to her complaint, Santok Singh had approached Jaspreet’s mother Daljit Kaur Bumrah on Friday and requested that he be allowed to meet the cricketer, but wasn’t.After the incident, he left the house and later, the missing complaint was lodged with the police.On Sunday morning, the Ahmedabad Fire and Emergency service rescue team were informed about a body in the Sabarmati river. The body was fished out and a voter ID card was recovered, through which the police could ascertain his identity.A complaint of suicide has been lodged and further investigation is on. Primary investigation revealed that Santok Singh felt bad after he was barred from meeting his grandson and killed himself in grief.
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Indian cricketer Jasprit Bumrah’s grandfather Santokh Singh Bumrah’s body was found in Ahmedabad, a day after his daughter reported a missing persons Complaint. He was 84. According to a report by Ahmedabad Mirror, Santokh was in the city to meet his grandson. An auto driver by profession in Uttarakhand, Santokh was a successful businessman until his son – Jasprit’s father – passed away. The report added that since then, the business went downhill and Santokh had to resort to driving a rickshaw. His daughter Rajinder Kaur, however, alleged that the fast bowler’s mother Daljit Kaur spoke to Santokh, but refused to let him speak to Jasprit. She didn’t even give his phone number. This is when Santokh, determined to meet him, left for Ahmedabad where he went missing. Currently, Jasprit is playing the first ODI between India and Sri Lanka at Dharamshala.
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<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>A case of alleged assault was registered against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Amarjit Singh Sanoda on Saturday.Sanoda, an AAP MLA from Rupnagar seat, was booked yesterday on the charges of assault under relevant section of Indian Penal Code (IPC).The woman, who is Sanoda’s landlady, has alleged in her complaint that he had not paid the rent and the electricity bill yet.She further said that when she asked him to pay the rent he thrashed her and used foul language.”He thrashed and pushed me when I asked him to pay his due rent,” the woman said.The AAP MLA, however, refuted the allegations saying that it was a political conspiracy against him.Meanwhile, SAD spokesman Daljit Singh Cheema has demanded the immediate arrest of Sandoa.
<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today welcomed the Uttar Pradesh government’s decision to waive farmers’ loans and urged the ruling Congress in Punjab to do the same. SAD secretary and spokesperson Daljit Singh Cheema said the Yogi Adityanath-led BJP government in Uttar Pradesh has stood by its commitment and deserves all praise for its “historic” decision. He reminded Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh of his loan waiver promise and asked, “Now what stops Amarinder from following Adityanath’s footsteps.”. Delivering on the BJP’s poll promise to small and marginal farmers, the Yogi Adityanath cabinet today decided to waive their crop loans up to Rs 1 lakh, totalling a staggering Rs 36,359 crore, at its very first meeting. The move will benefit over 2.15 crore farmers, besides seven lakh others who had secured loans which turned into non-performing assets (NPAs).(This article has not been edited by DNA’s editorial team and is auto-generated from an agency feed.)
<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –> Uttar Pradesh Additional Director General (ADG) of Police (Law and Order) Daljit Chaudhary has directed Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) of Kanpur to register a case against Rashtriya Ulama Council (RUC) chief Aamir Rashadi Madni for allegedly inciting kin of terrorist killed in Lucknow terror stand-off. Earlier in the day, the Rashtriya Ulama Council (RUC) Aamir Rashadi Madni lashed out at the Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS), the Government and media while stating the terror stand-off was fake and was performed to trigger communal polarisation amid UP polls. The RUC president, who had visited terror suspect Saifullah’s father Sartaj Mohammed, further targetted Uttar Pradesh’s Additional Director General of Police (Law and Order) Daljit Chaudhary, questioning his silence on the encounter. Earlier on March 8, the terrorist holed up inside a house in the outskirts of Lucknow at Thakurganj locality under Kakori police station, was killed by security forces late last night following a 12-hour long anti-terror operation.(This article has not been edited by DNA’s editorial team and is auto-generated from an agency feed.)
<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>The ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), seeking a third consecutive term in Punjab, today asked the party candidates who contested the February 4 Assembly polls to submit reports on the performance of the rank and file in the high-stakes election. The core committee of the party, led by SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal, held its first meeting after the polls here today to thank the voters for a peaceful polling day and discuss the strategy for the upcoming election to the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC). Informing this, SAD spokesperson Daljit Singh Cheema said the leaders who took part in the meeting exuded confidence that the SAD-BJP combine would win the Punjab Assembly polls for the third consecutive time. The party also asked the candidates to submit reports on the performance of the rank and file within 15 days, he added. “If the candidates faced any problem from any leader or worker in their areas during the election, they can mention it in their reports for suitable action,” Cheema said. At the meeting chaired by Sukhbir, the party also thanked its leaders, workers and office-bearers for their hard work and dedication to ensure SAD’s victory in the Assembly polls. (MORE)(This article has not been edited by DNA’s editorial team and is auto-generated from an agency feed.)