Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Rajasthan’s Alwar, Mahant Chandnath on Satuday night died at the age of 61 in Delhi’s Apollo hospital after prolonged illness.
Chandnath, who was suffering from Cancer, breathed his last at the Apollo Hospital around 11.45 pm on Saturday. He headed the Nath sect of Hinduism and was the chancellor of the Mast Nath University in Rohtak, Haryana.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed grief over his death and said that the MP will be remembered for his social work.
Saddened by the demise of LS MP from Alwar, Mahant Chand Nath ji. He will be remembered for his rich social work. My deepest condolences: PM
— PMO India (@PMOIndia) September 17, 2017