BJP leader found hanging in North Dinajpur
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BJP leader found hanging in North Dinajpur

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July 13, 2020

Senior BJP leader Debendra Nath Ray, was found hanging near his home in Hemtabad area of North Dinajpur district on Monday morning, police sources said. Ray had contested and won the Hemtabad assembly segment -- a reserved seat for Scheduled Castes -- on a CPI(M) ticket but had switched over to the BJP last year after the Lok Sabha polls. He, however, did not resign as CPI(M) legislator in the state assembly.


New Delhi, 13 July 2020

"Ray was found hanging near a shop at Hemtabad area this (Monday) morning. We have started investigation. A forensic team has reached the spot and his body has been sent for the post-mortem," a senior district police officer said. As per news report of PTI, the BJP leader's family has demanded a CBI inquiry into the incident as they suspected that he was murdered.

Source -ptinews.com


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