Goghat (WB), August 23
The physique of a BJP youth wing chief was discovered hanging from a ceiling fan at his residence in West Bengal’s Hooghly district, police mentioned on Sunday.
The physique of Soubhik Mukherjee was discovered hanging at his dwelling in Goghat on Saturday night time, they mentioned.
The 21-year-old man was president of Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) Goghat Mandal (unit), a police officer mentioned.
Mukherjee’s physique has been despatched for autopsy examination, the officer mentioned, including additional investigation is below means.
Claiming that Mukherjee was below extreme psychological stress, the BJP alleged he was a sufferer of a conspiracy hatched towards him by the native Trinamool Congress (TMC) management, a cost the ruling occasion has denied.
The TMC, nonetheless, claimed the person had a strained relationship with a teenage woman and died by suicide.
The incident got here shut on the heels of a BJP chief’s demise in a scuffle with TMC supporters over hoisting of the nationwide flag on Independence Day in Hooghly district. PTI