Nasik, Jan 28: Former Janata Dal (Secular) MP from
Malegaon in the district, Harishankar Mahale was killed in a
road accident near Shahapur in thane district early today.
Mahale, 75, is survived by wife and three sons.
Senior Janata Dal leader Shantaram Chavan said here
that Mahale had been to Mumbai for some work and while
returning to Nasik in a car, a speeding truck dashed against
his car near Shahapur in which he received serious injuries.
He was rushed to a hospital in thane where he succumbed
to the injuries, Chavan said adding mortal remains of the
leader will be brought here for cremation.