The body of Dadra Nagar Haveli MP Mohan Dhelkar (Dadra and Nagar Haveli MP Died Suicide Suspected) was found in a hotel in Mumbai. His body was found at Marine Drive’s Hotel Sea Green. It is feared that he will commit suicide. Top police officers are reaching the spot. Police officers are investigating what was the reason for his death.
Maharashtra: Dadra and Nagar Haveli MP Mohan Delkar allegedly died by suicide at a hotel in South Mumbai. His body has been sent for postmortem. Police present at the spot, investigation being carried out. More details awaited. pic.twitter.com/8iDrOxbUuA
– ANI (@ANI) February 22, 2021
Dhalkar, a six-time Lok Sabha MP, started his political career as a trade union leader in Silvassa. He founded the Tribal Development Organization in 1985. In 1989, he was elected as an independent MP for the Lok Sabha from Dadra Nagar Haveli for the first time. He won the elections of 1991 and 1996 on Congress ticket. In 1998, he reached the Lok Sabha on a BJP ticket. Dhelkar won the Independence in 1999 and in 2004 Lok Sabha elections on the symbol of Bharatiya Navashakti Party. In 2020, he joined the Janata Dal United.