Mohali, Could 7
Gurdhian Singh, 60, a local of Durali village in Mohali, drove his SUV into Bhakra canal on Chandigarh Highway in Ropar on Saturday.
Gurdhian was the husband of Mohali Zila Parishad chairperson Jaswinder Kaur. The couple have 4 children–two daughters, a pilot and a physician, and two sons, one among whom is an engineer. Presently residing in Mohali, Gurdhian had a enterprise of establishing cell phone towers and gensets on excessive rise buildings. He had employed round 300 employees and had contracts throughout Punjab.
Within the Mohali political circle, Gurdhian was thought-about as an in depth confidant of former well being minister Balbir Singh Sidhu. The Congress chief alleged that Gurdhian Singh was being harassed by the AAP authorities for the previous one month. A case was registered in opposition to him on the Sohana police station in Mohali, which the Congressmen termed as an act of political vendetta. A cross FIR was additionally registered within the case.
Balbir Singh Sidhu stated, “Within the final 50 days, 4 sarpanches have been booked on one pretext or the opposite. The AAP authorities is misusing the police drive to harass our employees. Gurdhian Singh was a social employee who targeted on the event of his village. Police had been being pressurized to arrest him. He was known as to police station just a few days in the past and harassed. Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann had assured that no vendetta politics would happen in state however it’s taking place on each day foundation.”