New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday condoled the death of Mahant Narendra Giri, president of the Akhara Parishad, and said that while being devoted to spiritual traditions, he brought together many streams of the Sant Samaj. Played a big role in connecting.
He said in a tweet, "The death of Shri Narendra Giri Ji, President of Akhara Parishad, is extremely sad. While devoted to spiritual traditions, he played a big role in connecting many streams of Sant Samaj together. May the Lord place them at your feet.
On Monday, Mahant Narendra Giri died under suspicious circumstances. His body was found hanging from the ceiling fan in the room of Baghambri Gaddi Math in Allapur, Prayagraj. As soon as the police administration got the information of his death, the police officers reached the Math.Giri was also the secretary of Niranjani Akhara.
At present, it seems to be a case of suicide by hanging. The room is being examined by the forensic team. The police also found a suicide note from the room where Mahant Narendra Giri's body was found, in which it has been said that the disciple Anand Giri was tortured.
The police are now investigating Anand Giri, the disciple of Narendra Giri. Police have also arrested Anand Giri from Haridwar. According to the police, when the police reached the spot, the doors of the room were closed from all sides. A statement has also been issued by Prayagraj Police in this matter. Police said that a 6-7 page suicide note was found from the spot. In this note, Mahant Narendra Giri has spoken of harassment on behalf of disciple Anand Giri and other disciples.