Wedding photo: Assamese actor Bidisha Bezbaruah found dead, husband held

Assamese singer and actor Bidisha Bezbaruah committed suicide at Sushant Aparments, Sector 43 in Gurgaon on Monday. Her husband Nisheeth Jha, who hails from Gujarat was booked under section 306 (abetment of suicide). Bidisha’s father Dr Aswini Bezbaruah registered the case with Sushant Lok police station .

Police questioned Jha on Tuesday and arrested him in the evening.

Bidisha, 26, who married Jha last year was not happy with her marriage. The actress-singer also talked with his parents of separating from her husband.

In his complaint Bidisha’s father alleged that her daughter’s husband and in-laws would harass her. Her father believed that Bidisha took this extreme step following her failed marriage and troubled relationship.

Meanwhile, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal talked to Haryana Chief Minister ML Khattar and ‘requested him for a proper investigation into the ill-fated death of a girl from Assam in Gurugram’(sic).

Bidisha received praise for her acting in Assamese play, ‘Xanto Xixto Histo Pusto Moha Dusto’ and also starred in a Bihu dance sequence in Ranbir Kapoor starrer ‘Jagga Jasoos’.