Gurgaon: Famous Assamese actor and singer Bidisha Bezbaruah, who also featured in a Bihu dance in the movie Jagga Jasoos, was found dead in her flat in Sushant Aparments, Sector 43 in Gurgaon on Monday night.
The police arrested her husband, Nisheeth Jha, on Tuesday evening after Bidisha’s father, Dr Aswini Bezbaruah, registered a case under section 306 (abetment of suicide) at the Sushant Lok police station.
Bidisha, 26, whose family lives in Guwahati’s Uzan Bazar, had married Jha last year and the couple reportedly did not have a cordial relationship.
Jha was in Mumbai at the time of the incident and flew to Gurgaon late Monday night.
Earlier the same evening, Bidisha’s father said she had called him to say that she would seek a divorce. Bidisha had moved to Gurgaon recently with Nisheeth and had joined advertising and PR agency Publicis Communications’ Udyog Vihar office just two weeks ago. Bidisha was an accounts executive. Nisheeth, who is originally from Gujarat, works for AFCONS India. They got married on April 28 last year.