LAKHIMPUR KHERI / 'If you want transfer, send your wife', upset by JE's harassment, lineman commits suicide

Vikrant Shekhawat : Apr 11, 2022, 12:10 PM
A surprising case has come to light in Lakhimpur Kheri of Uttar Pradesh (UP). Where a lineman posted in the electricity department, fed up with the harassment of JE, set himself on fire. He died during treatment in Lucknow. On receiving the video before the death of the lineman, DM Mahendra Bahadur Singh has recommended the suspension of JE to the Electricity Department and ordered a departmental inquiry.

Family made serious allegations

According to the information, 45-year-old son of Ramautar, resident of Bamnagar area of ​​Palia area, Gokul Prasad was posted as lineman in Kukra of Gola. For the last 22 years, he was working in the electricity department. The accused JE was getting him transferred continuously. Regarding this development, the family said that the junior engineer was demanding money to stop the transfer and was constantly being tortured mentally. At the same time, Gokul's wife says that her husband was under stress due to JE, she had lodged a complaint in the police station but there was no hearing anywhere.

'If you want transfer, send the wife to me'

Before death, the lineman has given a statement against JE. The lineman said in the video that JE and his touts are demanding my wife in return for the transfer. I had also complained to the police station by giving the number, but nothing happened. SSP Sanjeev Suman said on Monday, 'A lineman who committed suicide in Lucknow died during treatment. A video of the lineman has surfaced, in which he was accusing a senior.

Case registered under these sections

Now a case has been registered under sections 504, and 306 in Palia Kotwali regarding the suicide case of this lineman. At the same time, the officials of the electricity department are refraining from speaking anything.