Mumbai, February 22
Mohan Delkar, seven-term Lok Sabha member from Dadra and Nagar Haveli, was observed lifeless in a Mumbai resort on Monday, police stated.
The entire body of Delkar (58), Unbiased MP from Dadra and Nagar Haveli Union Territory, was discovered at the sea-struggling with hotel in south Mumbai’s Marine Drive area, a law enforcement official mentioned.
The formal said a suicide note in Gujarati was also discovered together with the entire body. The trigger of dying will be recognized immediately after autopsy, he additional.
An accidental dying report is becoming registered dependent on preliminary information and facts, the formal said.
Delkar was in May possibly 2019 elected to the 17th Lok Sabha, his seventh time period in the Household.
He was also a member of the Standing Committee on Personnel, General public Grievances, Legislation and Justice and a member of the Consultative Committee, Ministry of Residence Affairs of the Decrease Property.
Delkar is survived by spouse, a son and a daughter.
An advocate for tribal legal rights, Mohan Sanjibhai Delkar commenced his occupation as a trade union chief in Silvassa. He was initial elected to the 9th Lok Sabha from Dadra and Nagar Haveli constituency in 1989 as a Congress nominee.
He won six consecutive elections from the constituency throughout 1989-2009, failing to keep the seat in the Lok Sabha elections in 2009 and 2014. Even so, he properly contested the 17th Lok Sabha as an Impartial candidate.
Delkar won the 1989, 1991 and 1996 elections as a Congress applicant and the 1998 election as a BJP prospect.
He re-joined the Congress and unsuccessfully contested in 2009 and 2014. —PTI