Indore: The last rites of Madhya Pradesh-based spiritual leader Bhaiyyuji Maharaj, who shot himself on Tuesday, is completed today. His daughter Kuhu performed the last rites, said sources.
Before the last rite started, his body was kept in the Suryoday Ashram. Thousand of followers o from several states turned down at the Ashram in Indore to catch a last glimpse of the model-turned-spiritual guru.
Bhaiyyuji Maharaj, who had prominent followers from different political parties, committed suicide by shooting himself at his residence.
A suicide note mentioned that he took the extreme step due to stress.
The 50-year-old guru was recently given the status of a Minister of State by the government in a controversial decision which he had declined.