New Delhi, March 17
BJP Member of Parliament from Mandi Constituency had allegedly committed suicide at his official residence in New Delhi today. His body was found hanging with the ceiling fan in the morning. It was reported that the police broke the door to enter his room. It was also apprehended that this could be death due to prolonged sickness as the MP was suffering from serious decease. Meanwhile police had started the investigation into the incident. It was learnt that the MP was rushed to the Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital where he was declared dead.
Ram Swaroop Sharma was first elected to loksabha in 2014 when he defeated congress candidate Pratibha Singh by margin of about 40000 votes. He was relelected to loksabha in 2019 and he won the eclection by margin of over four lac votes.
The BJP had cancelled the meeting members of parliament scheduled for today on the demise of MP.
The exact reasons of death of MP would only be ascertained after official bulletin would be released by the government or the hospital authorities.