A BJP leader was found hanging inside a park near his residence in West Delhi.

The deceased has been identified as 58-year-old Gurvinder Singh Bawa.

It is being suspected that Gurvinder Singh Bawa committed suicide.

Bawa is suspected to have hanged himself from a grill inside the park on Holi on Monday.

No suicide note was recovered by the police from the spot.

As per the preliminary probe, police suspect that Bawa may have killed himself over domestic issues.

However, Delhi Police has not announced the reason behind Bawa’s demise as yet.

“The investigating officer went to the spot and found a man hanging. Bawa’s son, Ishwender Singh, later came to the park and identified the body,” police informed.

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The police are investigating the case while the body has been sent for post-mortem.

Gurvinder Singh Bawa was the former vice-president of the Delhi unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Bawa was a resident of Fateh Nagar in West Delhi.

Earlier this month, BJP MP Ram Swaroop Sharma was found dead, hanging at his Gomti Apartments in Delhi on March 17.

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The 62-year-old veteran leader from Himachal was suffering from severe depression and was under treatment for the last six months.

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