Former Maharashtra Minister Madan Patil passes away


Madan-PatilFormer Maharashtra Minister and senior Congress leader Madan Vishwanath Patil passed away in Mumbai in the early hours on Friday following illness.

He was 55.

Patil was recently admitted to a private hospital in Mumbai for liver transplant where he died at around 12.30 am today, his family said.

The leader was a Member of Parliament twice from Sangli Lok Sabha constituency.

He had earlier also been an MLA from Sangli Assembly seat and had served as a minister in the earlier Congress-led state government.

He was the grandson of Maharashtra’s former Chief Minister late Vasantdada Patil.