Arunachal govt announces magisterial inquiry into former chief minister Pul’s death

0

The Arunachal Pradesh government on Tuesday ordered a magisterial inquiry into the death of former chief minister Kalikho Pul.

“The state government has ordered an inquiry to investigate whether there is any foul play in his (Pul’s) death,” CM Pema Khandu told reporters.

Also Read:  Congress wants Rijiju sacked over Rs 450 crore "power project scam"

He said the police had been instructed to seize all available materials so that a genuine investigation process could be initiated.

The state government has declared a state mourning for three days.

Also Read:  People's Party of Arunachal blames BJP for "hijacking" its MLAs

Asked about the suicide note left behind by Pul as claimed by his supporters, Khandu said he had no knowledge of it but directed the police not to leave any stone unturned in
the investigation process.

Also Read:  Takam Pario likely to be the next chief minister of Arunachal Pradesh

Governor Tathagata Roy has also mourned the demise of Pul. In his message, the Governor expressed surprise and shock on the tragic death and conveyed his condolences to the
bereaved family.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here