No political leader has visited the family of Subegh Singh,who died in the shooting incident in a gurudwara in the United States on August five,victims brother said on Saturday.
Subeghs family members in village Rattangarh,near here,in Fatehgarh Sahib district,lamented what they alleged the apathetic attitude of the Punjab government towards them.
Neither any politician nor any official has visited us, 70-year-old Ranvir Singh,the victims brother,said.
We came here 50 years ago and developed the village, he said lauding Subeghs contributions in this regard.
Subegh suffered losses after 1984 (riots). He sold his property in early 1985 in Mathura in UP. He went to the US in 1992. His son Baljinder was already there in Wisconsin, Ranvir said.
Subeghs two other sons Iqbal Singh and Jagmail Singh are in India. Iqbal Singh is living in Patiala and Jagmail Singh in Rattangarh.
Subeghs two daughter are married,Ranvir said. Subeghs family is financially weak and works hard for livelihood, he said.
Subeghs ashes reached here on Thursday which were immersed at Kirtapur Sahib on Friday.