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BJP booth leader found hanging from a tree in Tripura

Press Trust of India  |  Agartala 

The body of a BJP booth leader, who went missing on Saturday last, was found hanging from a tree in which goes to Assembly poll on February 18, police said today.

The body of was found hanging from a tree near an old age home at Barjala area, 8 km from Agartala, last evening.

on Saturday alleged that Deb was missing from his Ramnagar residence and an FIR was lodged with the station.

Amit Shah, who is in today, alleged that activists had killed him.

Abhijit Saptarshi, SP of West district, said preliminary investigation had revealed that he committed suicide and no foul play was suspected.

Saptarshi said that post mortem examination of the body was done, but the report was yet to be available.

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First Published: Mon, February 12 2018. 15:50 IST