Rajinderpal Singh Bhatia, a senior BJP leader and former minister of Khujji assembly constituency, committed suicide by hanging himself at his residence on Sunday.
The cause of the suicide is not yet understood. Police are investigating the matter. Rajinderpal Singh Bhatia was elected MLA from Khujji Assembly constituency three times.
According to information received, Rajinderpal Singh Bhatia was living with his younger brother in Churia area. He was home alone on Sunday evening. When family members arrived home, they were found strangled. All these incidents were reported to the police. According to sources, he had been ill for the past few days.