Mangaluru: Ganjimath gram panchayat BJP member dies by suicide

12:52 PM Mar 16, 2023 | Team Udayavani |

A 35-year-old gram panchayat member was found hanging inside his office in Ganjimutt village here in a suspected case of suicide, police said on Thursday.


Sandeep Shetty Mogaru, a member of the Ganjimutt gram panchayat was a local BJP activist.

He was missing since Wednesday afternoon and was found hanging inside his office at Neermarga later in the evening, police added.

Mogaru, a bachelor, was working as an insurance agent. Financial issues might have forced him to take the extreme step, sources said, adding a death note has been recovered from the office.


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