A seven-term Lok Sabha member, Mohan Delkar allegedly died by suicide in a Mumbai hotel on Monday.
The body of Delkar, 58, Independent MP from Dadra and Nagar Haveli Union Territory, was found at the sea-facing hotel in south Mumbai's Marine Drive area, a police official said, reports Zeenews.
A suicide note, written in Gujarati, has also been recovered. His body has been sent for postmortem. As per police officials, the body of the Dadra Nagra Haveli MP was found in Hotel Sea Green Marine Drive.
The Mumbai Police PRO said, "Dead body of Mohan Sanjibhai Delkar, Hon'ble MP, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, has been found in a hotel under the limits of Marine Drive police station. The police is at the spot. A suicide note has been found. An investigation is being done. The exact cause of death will be known after the post-mortem is conducted."
The official said a suicide note in Gujarati was also found along with the body. The cause of death will be known after an autopsy, he added. An accidental death report is being registered based on preliminary information, the official said.