Maharashtra deputy leader Shiv Sena and Bhartiya Kamgar Sena chairman Suryakant Mahadik died here from a brief illness on Monday, party sources said.

Chief Minister and Shiv Sena Chairman Uddhav Thackeray expressed sorrow over Mahadik’s death.

“The news of the death of the deputy head of Shiv Sena and the president of Bhartiya Kamgar Sena, Suryakant Mahadik ji, is sad. He fought for the rights of countless workers through the Bhartiya Kamgar Sena.

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