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Facing financial problems, owner of pharmacy shops kills himself

Rakesh Dutta shot himself with his licensed .32 bore pistol.

By: Express News Service | Ludhiana | Published:August 29, 2014 12:00 am
Police with the victim’s family in Ludhiana on Thursday. (Express Photo)

In a shocking incident, 60-year-old Rakesh Dutta running pharmacy shops in DMCH by the name of Dutta Pharmacists shot himself dead on Thursday.

He along with his younger brother used to run this business. As per information, Dutta had been in tension for the past many days because of financial problems.

About 7 am he went to the bathroom at his Model Gram-based house. Within minutes the family heard a gunshot and they found Dutta dead inside the bathroom. He shot himself with his licensed .32 bore pistol.

Police have lodged an FIR against 16 people whose names were given by the family members. They have been booked for abetment to suicide.

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