Former Maha minister Madhukarrao Chaudhari passes away

Former Maharashtra minister and Speaker of Legislative Assembly, Madhukarrao Chaudhari passed away at Jalgaon in north Maharashtra today after a brief illness, family sources said.

Last Updated: Jul 08, 2010, 11:15 AM IST

Jalgaon: Former Maharashtra minister and Speaker of Legislative Assembly, Madhukarrao Chaudhari passed away at Jalgaon in north Maharashtra today after a brief illness, family sources said.

He was 82.
Chaudhari was known as the `educationist among politicians` and played an instrumental role in shaping up the state`s educational infrastructure.
He also ran a chain of educational institutes.

PTI