Jabalpur. Upset over not passing the bill for the work done in the Municipal Corporation, the contractor committed suicide by shooting himself with a licensed gun. Bhagwan Singh Thakur (56)’s daughter is getting married next month. His Rs 70 lakh is stuck in the Municipal Corporation. Corporation officers were not passing the bills. God was stressed about this. God revealed this problem at home also. He had been making rounds of the corporation for many days, but the bill was not getting passed. This stress took Lord’s life. Police and FSL team are investigating the matter.
‘Papa met corporation officials several times but the bill was not passed’
Bhagwan committed suicide by shooting himself in his room at 10.30 am. Police have also found a suicide note from the spot. Apart from the Municipal Corporation, Thakur also worked as a contractor in the Railways. Harsh Singh Thakur, son of the contractor, told the police that payment worth lakhs of rupees for the work done in the Municipal Corporation is pending since May 2023. 70 lakh rupees are stuck. The account officer of the corporation was not passing father’s bill. Papa also met senior officials of the corporation several times regarding money, but no solution to the problem could be found.
‘Father was busy arranging money for sister’s marriage’
Harsh Singh Thakur also told that the marriage of elder sister is on 18th February. Father was worried about financial arrangements. Many times he expressed his problems at home also. He had also told that he has been making rounds of the Municipal Corporation for many days, but the bill is not being passed. He remained stressed due to this problem. The license of the gun with which Bhagwan Singh committed suicide was received only a month ago. Apart from his wife, there is a daughter and two sons in the family. The daughter is the eldest.