Ropar, October 26, 2023: As per media reports, a couple ended their life by jumping into the Bhakra canal here today.
A 25-year-old youth and his girlfriend commit suicide jumping into canal.
The deceased, identified as Taranjit Singh and Harmanjot Kaur (21), were residents of Garden Colony.
According to the news published in The Tribune, Ropar Station House Officer Pawan Kumar said it was around 3 pm when they received information that the duo had jumped into Bhakra canal near Majari village. Some passers-by raised alarm, following which they were rescued and taken to Ropar Civil Hospital, where they were declared dead, he said.
The police is investigating the case to ascertain the reason behind the suicide, the Station House Officer added.