By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Jul 13, 2020 10:39 IST
BJP MLA Debendra Nath Ray found hanging in West Bengal

BJP leader Debendra Nath Ray found hanging near his home in North Dinajpur district in West Bengal :Police sources. According to some sources BJP leader has been murdered over his decision to change the party. Earlier it was reported that Debendra Nath was moved into BJP party from TMC in west bengal. "Taliban arrived in West Bengal! Body of BJP MLA from Hemtabad, Sh Debendra Nath Ray was found hanging like this near his home. He was KILLED and HANGED in Public His Fault?, tweeted Major Surendra Punia on Monday.

On Monday the BJP MLA was found dead mysteriously on 13th July, 2020 while hanging in front of his shop at Hemtabad. Demanding Central Bureau of Investigation inquiry, his family claimed it was a murder, not however police said the cause of death will be clear after post mortem . The body has been sent to Rajgunj  hospital for post mortem & details are awaited from Police sources.

After the leader was found hanging at doorstep, BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya tweeted- "Blasphemous and cowardly act! During the rule of Mamta Banerjee, the killing of BJP leaders did not stop. Mr. Debendra Nath Roy, Hematabad MLA who left CPM and joined BJP, was assassinated. His body was found hanging. Was his crime only to come to BJP?

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