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Shiv Sena leader commits suicide in Phagwara

City president of Shiv Sena youth wing committed suicide by hanging himself with ceiling fan here on Sunday noon.

punjab Updated: Nov 13, 2016 20:45 IST
HT Correspondent
(Representative image) The Shiv Sena leader committed suicide by hanging himself with ceiling fan.
(Representative image) The Shiv Sena leader committed suicide by hanging himself with ceiling fan.(Picture courtesy: Shutterstock)

City president of Shiv Sena youth wing committed suicide by hanging himself with ceiling fan here on Sunday noon. The deceased has been identified as Kamal Kishor Sharma alias Happy.

Sharma was a priest at Sheetla Mata Mandir in the city and was living with his wife and two children.

Rohini Sharma, wife of deceased said that she came home at 3:30pm and found the door of the room locked. Rohini said, “Even after repeated knocks when Sharma did not open the door she called the devotees for help to break the door and found his body hanging.”

Following the information, city police rushed to the spot and sent the body for post mortem at the civil hospital. Police said “As per preliminary investigation it seems to be a case of suicide.”

“We haven’t registered any case yet and are investigating the case from all angles,” police officials said.