Kalikho Pul was born on July 20, 1969 and died on August 9, 2016.
He was an Indian politician.
He acting Chief Minister of the north-eastern state of Arunachal Pradesh for a brief time in 2016.
Pul was elected five times from the Hayuliang Vidhan Sabha constituency representing the Indian National Congress.
He had the support of a few elected members of Congress and the opposing Bharatiya Janata Party, he took Chief Ministership of Arunachal Pradesh. However, the Supreme Court of India ruled against this appointment on various grounds.
Allegedly, he committed suicide by hanging at his official residence in Itanagar; Pul’s supporters protested in Itanagar demanding an investigation by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) of the facts surrounding Pul’s death.
Pul’s body was discovered in the morning of that day hanging from the ceiling fan in the room where he practiced yoga
Kalikho Pul passed away at 47 years old.