Lucknow: The son of Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council Chairman Ramesh Yadav was found dead on Sunday at his residence in the Hazratganj area of Lucknow.
The post-mortem report revealed that 22-year-old Abhijeet Yadav died due to strangulation, the police said, adding, they have launched an investigation into the matter.
“At first the police were told by the family members that it was a natural death, and, subsequently decided not to have any investigation done. However, we were skeptical about it and sent the body for postmortem. The postmortem report confirmed that he was strangulated. We have also initiated an investigation and thoroughly looking into the matter from all angles,” Superintendent of Police (SP) of East Lucknow Sarvesh Misra told ANI.