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May 07, 2013 at 11:08am IST

WB: Chit fund company chief found dead, wife alleges murder

Kolkata: The wife of a chit fund company director on Monday filed an FIR seeking investigation into his death. According to the complainant, her husband was murdered by investors who mobbed him after he was unable to pay them back.

Hello India chit fund director Jayanta Sarkar was found dead in Hooghly on Monday.

Reports earlier alleged that he had committed suicide.

Meanwhile, in another incident, the father of a ponzi scheme agent committed suicide at Sodepur in North 24 Parganas.

Sixty five-year-old Jagdish Roy was upset after his son, who had a total liability of Rs 1 crore, was heckled by investors at his house.