The physique of Dadra and Nagar Haveli Lok Sabha member Mohan Delkar, who was discovered useless in a Mumbai lodge, has been handed over to his family members after postmortem, an official mentioned on Tuesday. His viscera has been preserved for histopathological examination to determine the precise reason behind the loss of life, the official mentioned.
The physique of Delkar (58), Unbiased MP from Dadra and Nagar Haveli Union Territory, was discovered hanging from a ceiling fan in his lodge room within the Marine Drive space of south Mumbai on Monday, a police official mentioned. A suicide be aware in Gujarati was additionally discovered on the spot, he mentioned.
After getting details about the incident, senior police officers and a forensic crew had reached the spot. The postmortem was performed on the government-run J J Hospital right here following which the physique was handed over to his relations, who had come from Dadra and Nagar Haveli, one other official mentioned.
An assistant commissioner of police from the Colaba division right here is conducting an inquiry into the case. Delkar was a seven-term Lok Sabha member from the Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli.
In Could 2019, he was elected to the seventeenth Lok Sabha, his seventh time period within the Home. He was additionally a member of the Standing Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances, Regulation and Justice and a member of the Consultative Committee, Ministry of Residence Affairs of the Decrease Home.
Delkar is survived by spouse, a son and a daughter.