Bhaiyyu Maharaj Commits Suicide

Bhaiyyu Maharaj, a popular spiritual leader who had many of the country's top politicians and celebrities among his followers, committed suicide on Tuesday by shooting himself in the head at his ashram in Madhya Pradesh's Indore. The police have reportedly found a suicide note that indicated that the 50-year-old leader was "depressed".


He was declared dead at Bombay hospital in Indore. It is said that he was dealing with domestic issues and had been avoiding public appear .The MP government had recently included him in a committee of saints formed for conservation of river Narmada. He was offered a state minister status, which he had refused, saying "posts meant nothing for saints."


Known for his affluent lifestyle which included fancy cars and passions such as horse riding, sword fighting, Bhaiyyuji, before he was accorded the MoS status, was among the two sadhus who had threatened to expose the government's wrongdoings. Watch video ....