New Delhi: Assamese actress and singer Bidisha Bezbaruah who was seen in Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kapoor starrer film 'Jagga Jasoos'was found dead at her place in Sushant Lok, Gurugram on Monday evening, police mentioned.
According to police, Bidisha belongs from Assam and is known as a TV personality who had hosted many stage shows also.
Recently, The actress shifted from Mumbai to Gurugram, “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.
Mr. Saharan informs that the time police arrived at her place, the main gate and doors were locked from inside. The police team tried to break the door and found her hanging.“The victim’s father claimed in his complaint that she had a love marriage but would often have quarrels with her husband,” Mr. Saharan adds.
Police are examining her cell phone, Facebook and social media conversations. “We are investigating the case and if required we will call her husband to record his statement,” Mr. Saharan quoted. No suicide note was recovered from her residence. Today, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal spoke to Haryana counterpart Manohar Lal Khattar seeking proper probe into the case.
Reportedly, the major suspect in Bidisha's death is her husband Nishjeet Jha. As per the reports, Jha was having an extra-marital affair with one of his colleagues since the past few months. He has been taken into the custody on the charges of abetment to suicide.
Bidisha's brother, Kaushik tells that Nisheet and Bidisha had met while working for a company in Delhi and got married in April last year. Her family also claims that Jha's extra marital affair is the reason behind the failed marriage which driven her to suicide. “Bidisha confided in us this April that her husband had an affair with his colleague. Even Nisheet accepted that he had feelings for a colleague. Bidisha wanted to walk out of the marriage, but we advised her to give their relationship another chance,” reveals her brother.
The couple had just shifted to a new house in Gurugram on July 5. Jha had to leave for Mumbai for work and didn't come back, said Kaushik. Moreover, Bidisha called her father on Monday evening before committing suicide. “Her husband tried to call her, but there was no response,” said Deputy Commissioner of Police (East) Deepak Saharan.
“He then called up the broker to go and check on her. The broker, along with some neighbours, broke open the door when there was no response and found her hanging,” adds Mr.Saharan.