Gurpreet Kaur, a 26-year-old woman belonging to Balachaur town of SBS Nagar (Nawanshahr) district, was found dead in mysterious circumstances in Auckland, New Zealand, on Wednesday

Gurpreet Kaur, a 23-year old working in a private IT company as IT technician was found dead under mysterious circumstances at her workplace in Manurewa, South Auckland on Wednesday, May 10.

According Police officials, her employer informed Police that, she has been found her dead in the workplace with injury marks on her neck. Then Police was arrived to the scene, and the body was sent for post-mortem. The case has now been referred to the coroner. She was working as a IT professional in a private company based on Auckland

Gurpreet Kau had completed her diploma from an Industrial Training Institute in Auckland and lived with her husband and mother-in-law.

. She had got married in 2014 and her husband, Satwinder Singh (30) of the same town, had joined her in New Zealand only six months ago.

Her brother-in-law Charanjit Singh said Satwinder told him Gurpreet’s body was found at her workplace with injury marks on her neck. He said it was yet to be investigated by the Auckland police whether it was murder or suicide. The post-mortem report is awaited.

A pall of gloom descended on the town on Thursday after the family received the news. “She had talked to us two days ago. The family is in shock. We cannot believe that she is not with us anymore,” Charanjit told HT over phone.

Kaur’s two elder brothers, Gurjeet Singh and Surjit Singh, live in Balachaur. Gurjeet said their father Balbir Singh lives in Dubai. The victim had completed a diploma from a local Industrial Training Institute (ITI) before moving to New Zealand.
(with inputs from Hindustan times)