BJP dist prez held for abetment of suicide

    Malda: Police have arrested BJP’s South Dinajpur district president Subhendu Sarkar for abetting the suicide of a woman BJP leader. On being produced in court today, Sarkar has been remanded in three days jail custody.

    The former vice-president of BJP South Dinajpur district Mahila Morcha, Mausumi Majumdar (45), hanged herself on 5 June. Her husband subsequently lodged an FIR saying that she committed suicide on being insulted by the BJP district president and his aides.