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