Latest News

Former minister Madan Patil passes away

Friday, Oct 16, 2015,11:21 IST By Metrovaartha A A A

Sangli | Former Maharashtra Minister and senior Congress leader Madan Vishwanath Patil passed away in Mumbai in the early hours today 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. His funeral will take place later today in Sangli.