The son of a Border Safety Drive (BSF) constable dismissed from service for posting movies criticising the standard of meals served to troopers has been discovered lifeless at their dwelling in Haryana’s Rewari.
Sacked BSF constable Tej Bahadur Yadav‘s 22-year-old son Rohit was present in a locked room of the household’s dwelling with a gun in his palms. The police say the household known as to report a suicide.
“We obtained a name that Rohit has dedicated suicide. On the crime spot, we found that the room was locked from inside. The physique was mendacity on the mattress. There was a pistol in his palms,” stated a police officer.
Tej Bahadur Yadav was away at Prayagraj in Uttar Pradesh for the Kumbha Mela, stated the police. “We’ve knowledgeable him,” the officer stated.
In 2017, the BSF had arrange a courtroom of inquiry in opposition to Tej Pratap Yadav after his movies carping about poor meals — “watery dal and burnt chapatis” — served to the troops on the frontlines surfaced on-line. His movies went so viral that the house ministry ordered an investigation and even the Prime Minister’s Workplace requested for a report.
Yadav was shifted out of the Line of Management because the controversy escalated, and later dismissed on fees of constructing false claims. Alleging persecution, Yadav additionally put out a video complaining that the authorities hadn’t actually probed his allegations.
Practically a yr later in April final, the BSF commissioned an evaluation by the Defence Analysis and Improvement Organisation of meals served to jawans and officers of the paramilitary drive.