Indore: Model turned Spiritual leader Bhaiyyuji Maharaj on Tuesday committed suicide by shooting himself at his residence in Indore, MP. He was rushed to the Bombay hospital, Indore but succumbed. Recently He was one of the spiritual leaders who were accorded minister of state status by the Shivraj Singh Chouhan-led Madhya Pradesh government but he had refused to accept car and other facilities.
According to T.V. reports Police found his sucide note which was written in English. He was also tensed because of his daughter Kuhu.
In his suicide note he said no body is responsibel for his death adding that he was fed up with his life.
"My tribute to saint Bhayyuji Maharaj (who allegedly committed suicide). The country has lost a person who was a confluence of culture, knowledge & selfless service: #MadhyaPradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan expresed his condolences.
There were speculations that the former model was under depression because of his second marriage. His supporters thronged outside the hospital in large numbers.
Worth mention here Maharaj played an important role of mediator in persuading Anna Hazare to call off his fast for Lokpal in 2011.
According to Indore DIG Harinarayanchari Mishra the spiritual leader shot himself at his residence and suffering from family dispute. This is believed to be the reason behind the spiritual leader taking the extreme step of committing suicide.