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Delhi BJP leader found hanging inside park, police suspect suicide

As per the preliminary probe, police suspect that Bawa may have killed himself over domestic issues.

By: Express News Service | New Delhi |
Updated: March 30, 2021 1:52:36 pm
Gurvinder Singh Bawa

A 58-year-old Delhi BJP leader was found dead inside a park in West Delhi’s Subhash Nagar on Wednesday. The police suspect it to be a suicide case.

According to the police, the deceased, Gurvinder Singh Bawa, former West Delhi vice-president, allegedly hanged himself from a grill inside the park on Holi. No suicide note was recovered from the spot. As per the preliminary probe, police suspect that Bawa may have killed himself over domestic issues.

A senior police officer said, “We received a call around 6 pm about the incident. The investigating officer went to the spot and found a man hanging. Bawa’s son, Ishwender Singh, later came to the park and identified the body.” His body has been taken to DDU hospital and a post mortem examination will be conducted soon.

Police has also seized case property and initiated inquest proceedings following the incident.

Bawa who was also a former lawyer is survived by his two sons.

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