‘Jagga Jasoos’ actress Bidisha Bezbaruah commits suicide in Gurgaon

Assamese actress and singer Bidisha Bezbaruah was found dead at her Gurugram residence. Bidisha hosted many award shows and recently seen in Ranbir Kapoor starrer ‘Jagga Jasoos’. She was found hanging in the posh Sushant Lok area of Gurugram on Monday evening.

Bidisha Bezbaruah, a native of Assam recently shifted from Mumbai to Gurugram. The police said. "Bezbaruah was found hanging from a ceiling fan in her rented accommodation which she had taken recently," Deputy Commissioner of Police (East) Deepak Saharan said.

Police said that when her called failed to contact her in phone, he informed them. "Her father suspected something foul as she was not picking the phone on Monday evening. He approached the police and gave details of her local address," Mr Saharan said.

"On 17 July, we got the information at around 8: 30 that a girl has committed suicide. As soon as we received the information, our police team along with the SHO reached the spot. We took videos and photographs of the spot, after which we brought the body down. Her father has also lodged a complaint against her husband following which he has been arrested," Harender Kumar, Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) (DLF) told ANI.

When the police reached the spot, they found that the main gate and the door were locked from inside. The police team broke open the door and found her hanging.

Daughter of Aswini and Ranjeeta Bezbaruah of Guwahati Uzan Bazar, Bidisha Bezbaruah was married for the past 14 months to a Gujarati man and she has been facing marital trouble. Bidisha was also considering divorce from her husband.

"The victim's father claimed in his complaint that she had a love marriage but would often have quarrels with her husband," Mr Saharan said. The actress was also tortured by her in-laws.

Her mobile phone, Facebook and social networking site conversations are being examined by investigating teams.

"We are investigating the case and if required we will call her husband to record his statement," Mr Saharan said.

No suicide note was found from the spot. Meanwhile, Chief Minister of Assam Sarbananda Sonowal has spoken to his Haryana counterpart Manohar Lal Khattar seeking proper investigation of the case.