Hindu leader shoots himself

Monu, a resident of Bharat Nagar area on the Batala road attempted suicide by shooting himself here on Monday.He is a close associate of Hindu leader Vipin Sharma, who was shot dead by gangsters in October last year. He was taken to a private hospital where his condition is stated to be critical.
Monu runs a lottery stall on the Batala road and it is learnt that he was perturbed for the past several months as he was under debt.The police said investigations were under way to ascertain the reasons behind the incident.Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police JS Walia said his family members were not at home when he shot himself in the head with his licenced weapon.The Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police said his condition was critical and further investigations were on to ascertain the reasons behind the extreme step.Vipin Sharma, a leader of the Hindu Sangharsh Sena,

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