Rajasthan: Due to the death of two Sakhkhya brothers in Barmer, Rajasthan, the entire village is in mourning. After the death of the younger brother, the elder brother who came home fell into the water tank and died. When the funeral procession of both the brothers left the house, everyone started crying. Both brothers were cremated together. This incident took place in Hodu village of Sindhari area of Barmer.
According to reports, 26-year-old Sumer Singh of Hodu village was working in Surat, Gujarat. 1 day earlier i.e. on Tuesday he slipped and fell from the roof. But Sumer Singh died in the hospital during the treatment. After the death of the younger brother, the elder brother was called home.
On Wednesday morning, Sohan Singh was drawing water with a bucket from the water tank beside the house. He suddenly fell into it and died too.
28-year-old Sohan was studying second grade in Jaipur and preparing for competitive exams. Sohan Singh was called home saying that his father’s health had deteriorated. After this incident, a mountain of grief has fallen on the family.
It is said that when Sohan did not return home for a long time, people went near the tank and saw his body floating in the water. The police were immediately informed and the body was sent for post-mortem and an investigation was started. The people of the village said that the relationship between the two brothers was very good. Soham Singh was brilliant in studies and Sumer was a bit weak. The younger brother Sumer Singh was paying for the education of the elder brother.
Police said that one brother died after falling from the roof in Surat while the other brother fell into the water tank. The family members said that Soham died after falling into the tank. Suicide is also being suspected. The police are investigating.