Maratha neighborhood chief Vinayak Mete died in an accident on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway in Maharashtra’s Raigad district this morning. Visuals from the crash website confirmed his automotive in critically broken situation.
A car rammed the previous Legislative Council (MLC) automotive close to the Madap tunnel, injuring everybody within the automotive, information company PTI quoted an official as saying.
The chief of BJP’s ally Shiv Sangram was rushed to a non-public hospital in Navi Mumbai after the accident, the place he died resulting from his accidents.
A policeman posted in his safety was significantly injured within the accident. Injured constable Ram Doble is present process therapy.
On receiving details about the incident, Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde and Deputy Chief Minister and senior BJP chief Devendra Fadnavis reached MGM Hospital in Navi Mumbai.
Mete, a former member of the Legislative Council (MLC) of Maharashtra, is survived by his spouse, a son and a daughter.
Shiv Sangram Occasion stated, Vinayak Mete’s final rites will probably be carried out with state honors in Beed metropolis on Monday afternoon, the Press Belief of India reported.
Many state leaders have expressed grief over the loss of life of Mete.
Minister of State Chandrakant Patil stated that it was a shock to them. “He was truly following the problem of Maratha reservation. It’s a nice loss for us and the Maratha neighborhood,” he stated.
Nationalist Congress Occasion (NCP) President Sharad Pawar has additionally expressed grief over Mete’s loss of life. “His focus was extra on social points than political points. He was extra of a social employee than a political chief,” the NCP chief instructed a TV channel. “It’s a large setback for us. He was a part of the NCP earlier additionally. He pushed the demand for reservation for Marathas in schooling and authorities jobs,” Pawar stated.
Congress chief Ashok Chavan stated, “It’s unlucky to lose a pacesetter like Mete. Regardless of we being in numerous political events, Mete and I have been nearly on the identical web page on the problem of Maratha reservation within the state.”
With inputs from PTI