Ludhiana – Serving his punishment in Central Jail, Tajpur Road a prisoner hanged himself to death late evening. According to the report, prisoner identified as Lavtaar Singh was punished for theft and was completing his sentence where he committed suicide.
When every prisoner was standing in the queue for counting, Jail Superintendent Shamsher Singh Boparai suspected the number and asked his team to search for Lavtaar Singh. Later on, his body was found in the bathroom hanged to a grill using a lace of his pants. The deceased body was sent to civil hospital for post-mortem and for further investigation.