New Delhi, September 1
Former India cricketer Suresh Raina, who pulled out of the IPL citing private causes, on Tuesday demanded a radical probe into the violent assault on his aunt’s household in Punjab, revealing that after his uncle, his cousin has additionally died.
The 33-year-old returned to the nation final week after quitting the IPL, which begins on September 19.
In his Twitter assertion, Raina, nonetheless, didn’t say that the assault, allegedly a case of theft in Pathankot, was the explanation why he got here again.
“What happened to my family is (sic) Punjab was beyond horrible. My uncle was slaughtered to death, my bua & both my cousins had sever (sic) injuries. Unfortunately my cousin also passed away last night after battling for life for days. My bua (aunt) is still very very critical & is on life support,” he mentioned.
Raina’s family members have been attacked on the night time intervening August 19 and 20 in Thariyal village in Punjab’s Pathankot district.
“Till date we don’t know what exactly had happened that night & who did this. I request @PunjabPoliceInd to look into this matter. We at least deserve to know who did this heinous act to them. Those criminals should not be spared to commit more crimes. @capt_amarinder @CMOPb,” he added, tagging Punjab Captain Amarinder Singh.
Raina retired from worldwide cricket on August 15, alongside former India captain and shut good friend Mahendra Singh Dhoni. PTI