The family members of senior TMC leader Mukul Roy claimed that he was "untraceable" since late Monday evening. According to the leader's son Subharangshu, his father was scheduled to leave for Delhi on an Indigo flight on Monday.
The former railway minister's son Subhragshu told PTI that his father was "untraceable" and "missing" since late Monday evening.
"Till now I am unable to contact my father. He is untraceable", he added.
Roy's close aides said he was scheduled to fly to Delhi Monday evening.
"As of now we know that he was scheduled to land at Delhi Airport at around 9 PM. But he is not traceable," a close aide said.
As per media reports, the leader went 'missing' after a bitter altercation happened between him and his son on Sunday.
While his son Subhargshu Roy claimed that the family has lodged a complaint with the airport police officials, sources in the police said that no formal complaint has been received till now.
Roy, a former number two in the TMC, had joined BJP in 2017 following differences with the party leadership. He was made BJP national vice-president.
Roy won the 2021 assembly polls on a BJP ticket and later returned to the TMC after the results were announced.
(With PTI Inputs)