The deceased has been recognized as Ashok Kumar, a authorities contractor. According to police, the incident befell at Thariyal village in Punjab’s Pathankot on the night time intervening August 19 and 20.
Kumar’s elder brother Shyam Lal confirmed that the sufferer was the cricketer’s uncle. He stated Raina is predicted to go to the village. Earlier, a senior police official had stated they will’t affirm the sufferer’s relationship with the cricketer.
According to them, three to 4 members of the infamous “Kale Kachhewala” gang had include an intention to loot, attacked Ashok Kumar and his members of the family at their home in Thariyal village close to Madhopur of Pathankot.
At the time of the assault, they have been sleeping on the terrace of their home. Ashok Kumar, who had suffered head accidents, died whereas the others sustained accidents, stated police.
Kumar’s loss of life was additionally confirmed by Pathankot Senior Superintendent of Police Gulneet Singh Khurana. As far as Kumar’s relation with cricketer Raina is anxious, the SSP stated he has no affirmation about it. He could also be a relative, he stated.
“We are investigating the matter,” stated the SSP.
According to police, robbers decamped with some money and gold from the home. Kumar’s 80-year-old mom Satya Devi, his spouse Asha Devi, sons Apin and Kuashal suffered accidents, stated police. While Satya Devi has been discharged from hospital, others are nonetheless present process remedy, stated Pathankot Superintendent of Police Prabhjot Singh Virk.
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