Karnal deputy mayor’s brother found dead, fam­ily blames po­lice

Hindustan Times (Chandigarh) - - HINDUSTANTIMES HTPUNJAB&HARYANA -

KARNAL: Two days af­ter Bharat Wad­hwa alias Sonu, 35, brother of Kanal deputy mayor Manoj Wad­hwa, went miss­ing in mys­te­ri­ous cir­cum­stances, the po­lice on Satur­day re­cov­ered his body from a canal near Bhusli vil­lage of the district.

The po­lice had re­cov­ered his Swift car on the bank of Avard­han canal near Un­cha Sa­mana vil­lage on Thurs­day, but they failed to trace his body.

The faimly de­manded FIR against two DSPS for al­legedly ha­rass­ing Bharat and other fam­ily mem­bers in a case re­lated to the re­cov­ery of Rs 70 lakh from an ac­coun­tant of Wad­hwa’s firm in De­cem­ber last year.

The fam­ily re­fused to cre­mate the body un­til an FIR was reg­is­tered against both DSPS. They later agreed to cre­mate the body fol­low­ing an as­sur­ance of a fair probe by Karnal DC.

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