The police station division number 1 booked Pritpal Singh, his brother Gobind Singh and three other accomplices for abetment to suicide after the death of their brother Surjit Singh (65) of Guru Amardas Nagar on Friday.
Singh allegedly consumed poison on April 21 and was admitted to Dayanand Medical College and Hospital (DMCH), where he died on Friday.
A case has been registered on the statement of Ranjit Kaur, wife of the deceased.
In her complaint Ranjit Kaur alleged that her husband was having a property dispute with his brothers. She said they were not giving his part of the property and were also harassing him.
She further alleged that Pritpal Singh, Gobind Singh along with their accomplices Pramod, Rampal and Ranjit Singh thrashed her husband on April 21. Following the incident her husband consumed poison.
Inspector Dharampal, SHO at police station division number 1 said that accused are yet to be arrested.