Former Indian cricketer Suresh Raina has thanked Punjab Police after they arrested three members of the gang that allegedly murdered his uncle and attacked different members final month. Nevertheless, Police are nonetheless to arrest 11 different members of the gang who’ve escaped.
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday knowledgeable that the police had arrested three members of the gang. Earlier, Raina by way of twitter had urged for an investigation and had described the incident as ‘past horrible’.
The assault was allegedly a case of theft and befell in Thariyal village in Punjab’s Pathankot district on the intervening evening of August 19 and 20. Raina’s uncle, Ashok Kumar, had died on the spot, whereas Kumar’s son, Kaushal, succumbed to accidents on August 31. Kumar’s spouse, Asha Rani, is in hospital and her well being situation is crucial, in keeping with PTI. Two others injured within the assault have been discharged.
Punjab Director Common of Police Dinkar Gupta knowledgeable that they’re additional investigation to seize the opposite 11 absconders.
“Efforts are being made to seize them as nicely,” Dinkar Gupta mentioned.
Suresh Raina mentioned that police have been doing the job and in addition thanked the chief minister for his or her assist. He had additionally visited his uncle’s home on Wednesday.
“The police are doing a great job,” he mentioned. “I thank the chief minister for serving to us,” Raina mentioned.
Suresh Raina opted out of IPL 2020:
Suresh Raina had additionally pulled out of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 event citing private causes. However he took this choice after 13 personnel, together with two gamers, examined optimistic of the COVID-19 in CSK Camp. He had hinted that he would possibly return to UAE and be part of CSK however the franchise has not taken any such choice.
He had additionally retired from worldwide cricket final month quickly after MS Dhoni proclaimed his announcement.