Gopinath Munde dies after road accident - As it happened on Tuesday...

Late BJP leader Gopinath Munde`s body has now been brought to the Mumbai BJP office, where it will be kept till tomorrow morning for party leaders and workers to pay respects.

Gopinath Munde - The Lok Nayak of Maharashtra

Union Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde, who died in a road accident in Delhi this morning, was a mass leader and the OBC face of the BJP in Maharashtra.

Need to balance development and bio-diversity: Jairam Ramesh

Emphasising that unchecked consumer expansion would be a recipe for ecological disaster, Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh Friday called for a conservation mechanism that balances both human aspiration and bio-diversity.