Sonowal asks Haryana CM to probe Assamese singers death

Pablo Tucker
July 19, 2017

The police said she committed suicide two days ago but was found by the broker. Her body was recovered, hanging from a ceiling fan, from her flat at Sushant apartment in Gurgaon's Sector 43 late on Monday evening. "The broker, along with some neighbours, broke open the door when there was no response and found her hanging".

"Nisheet and Bidisha had met while working for a company in Delhi and got married in April previous year", her brother Kaushik said. He was reportedly contacted by her husband when Bezbaruah did not respond to repeated phone calls.

"During the investigation we came to know that her husband had an extra-marital affair with another woman".

"As per the complaint filed by deceased relatives, the case has been filed against her husband under IPC's Section 306 (abetment to suicide)", Gurugram police PRO Ravinder Kumar told IANS. Her husband, Nisheeth Jha works at UFCON in Mumbai and was away when the incident occurred.

The singer had recently married in 2016. "On the same day, she had called me around 5pm and said she wanted a divorce".

Assam Chief Minister Sarbanda Sonowal, in a tweet, said that he has talked to Haryana Chief Minister ML Khattar and "requested him to call an investigation into the unfortunate death of a girl from Assam in Gurugram"(sic).

Bidisha earned praises in Assam, with her brilliant acting in the drama 'Xanto Xisto Hristo Pusto Mohadusto'. She also did a higher diploma in journalism from the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), New Delhi.

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