Describing sitting BJP MLA in the capital Puran Chand Yogi as a committed leader of his party, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Sunday expressed her grief and condolences over his demise.
She said that Yogi, a sitting MLA from Rajinder Nagar and a three-time legislator, was a committed leader of the BJP.
Yogi allegedly committed suicide at his residence early on Sunday morning.
Expressing his condolences, Ramakant Goswami, who was pitted against Yogi in the Assembly elections, said that the BJP leader's "constructive approach during debates in the legislative assembly would be remembered."
He was instrumental in betterment of his electorate, Goswami added.