The Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) on Sunday suspended Chanderprakash Kathuria for six years, the BJP leader from Karnal fractured his foot after taking a fall off the second floor of an apartment building in Sector 63 on Friday evening.
Karnal-based Kathuria’s membership was suspended by BJP Haryana unit president Subhash Barala.
As per an official statement issued by Gulshan Bhatia, the office secretary at the state BJP headquarters here.
Kathuria, who was the chairman of Sugarfed, recently courted controversy as he fell and injured himself while trying to descend from the second-floor balcony of an apartment in Chandigarh with the help of a cloth.
According to police, the BJP leader, Chanderprakash Kathuria, who hails from Sector 13, Karnal, and is a former chairman of Sugarfed, fell down while trying to descend from the balcony of an apartment with the help of a cloth.
Police further added that Kathuria, who is in his 50s, was visiting a woman for some official work. Meanwhile, another person visited the flat, and as Kathuria did not want to run into him, he tried to descend from the second-floor balcony using a cloth, but lost his grip and fell down.
He was taken to Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER).