Narendra Giri, head of top religious organization, dies by suicide: UP Police


Narendra Giri was found dead at his home in Prayagraj, police said (File)

New Delhi:

Narendra Giri, the head of a prominent religious organization, Akhil Bharatiya Akhada Parishad, committed suicide in Uttar Pradesh, police said today. Narendra Giri, who headed one of the country’s largest religious organizations of saints, was found dead at his home in Prayagraj, police said.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi, UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Party Leader Samajwadi Akhilesh Yadav tweeted their condolences.

Police said a suicide note was found.

“The death of the president of Akhara Parishad, Shri Narendra Giri ji, is extremely sad. Although devoted to spiritual traditions, he played a big role in connecting many currents of Sant Samaj. May the Lord give him a place to your feet. Om shanti, “Prime Minister Modi tweeted.

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