Dadra and Nagar Haveli MP Mohan Delkar found dead in Mumbai hotel

Mumbai: An independent MP, Mohan Delkar, from Dadra and Nagar Haveli, was found dead at a hotel in Mumbai on Monday.

According to the police, the primary investigation has pointed out at suicide. The 58-year-old politician, was found at a hotel on Marine Drive, police added. A suicide note was found in the room.

Mumbai Police said probe is being done and the cause of death will be ascertained after the post-mortem.

Mohan Delkar, who was earlier in Congress was a seven-term MP. He was Congress president of Dadra and Nagar Haveli when he quit the party in 2019.

He had been representing Dadra and Nagar Haveli in parliament since 2004.

The deceased Independent MP was a member of the Standing Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances and Law and Justice. He was also a member of the Consultative Committee of Ministry of Home Affairs.