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BJP leader, former Maharashtra minister Vishnu Savara dead

BJP leader, former Maharashtra minister Vishnu Savara dead
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Mumbai, Dec 9 (PTI) BJP leader and former Maharashtra

tribal development minister Vishnu Savara (70) died here on

Wednesday, a close aide said.

He had been admitted to Kokilaben Hospital in the city

for lever cirrhosis treatment a few days ago.

Savara is survived by wife, two sons and a daughter.

Hailing from neighbouring Palghar district, Savara had

won assembly elections six times and was inducted as tribal

development minister in 2014 in the BJP-led government.

Born on June 1, 1950, Savara worked as an RSS activist

after getting a B.Com. degree.

He first represented Wada assembly segment, and the

Vikramgad seat in 2014 after delimitation.

His last rites will be performed in Wada tehsil on

Thursday, his aide said.

Former chief minister Devendra Fadnavis condoled

Savara''s death.

He fulfilled several responsibilities in the party and

also played an important role in implementing various schemes

for tribals as a minister, Fadnavis tweeted. PTI ND

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Disclaimer :- This story has not been edited by Outlook staff and is auto-generated from news agency feeds. Source: PTI

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