Ferozepur October 30, 2018: Despite approaching from SHO to IG, Kanungo – Nishan Singh – Known as lowest state functionary in the Revenue Collection system – is still waiting for justice to her daughter who becomes a victim of her in-laws. Even a murderous attack was made on him.
On Monday, telling the tale with tears dropping from his eyes and keeping a bundle of files in his hand, Nishan Singh addressing the media persons at Press Club, Ferozepur said, Sukhwant Kaur – her daughter, a double post-graduate, was married to Varinderpal Singh of Patiala on July 5, 2012, who is said to be close relative of MLA, was mentally and physically tortured for bringing more dowry by her in-laws and on coming to know of girl child in womb, tried to abort the child, to which she refused. Later on, she was sent back to Ferozepur on March 14, 2013. She gave birth to a baby on April 23, 2013.
He said, since then he is fighting to get justice for her daughter but no action has been taken to arrest the accused thought two FIRs under Sections 498-A, 406 on July 5, 2012, and 354,341, 56 and 120B on July 5, 2018, were registered.
When he met the senior officers, a SIT was also former but he was never called by any officer instead he was being pressurized for compromise. In the meantime, a divorce case has also been filed by Varinderpal Singh at Patiala, he said.
There was also a murderous attack on him during September 19, 2018, for which a case is still to be registered, said Kanungo.
Getting no justice from any quarters, Nishan Singh has threatened to sit on hunger strike – half-naked, from November 1, 2018, in front of the SSP office, Ferozepur.