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Union Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh Passes Away in Chennai

by Sheela Philomena on  August 14, 2012 at 4:49 PM Celebrity Health News   - E
Vilasrao Deshmukh - Union Minister and former Maharashtra Chief Minister passes away at the Global Hospital, Chennai. He was 67.

Deshmukh, who was put on life-support systems, was undergoing treatment for serious liver ailment.
 Union Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh Passes Away in Chennai
Union Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh Passes Away in Chennai
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Vilasrao Deshmukh, who previously held the posts of Minister of Rural Development and Minister of Panchayati Raj and Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises, was a Maratha leader from Latur, Maharashtra.

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Deshmukh was the Chief Minister of Maharashtra twice, from 1999 to 2003 and from 2004 to 2008.

He was earlier undergoing treatment at Breach Candy hospital in Mumbai for about a week and had to be shifted to Global hospital, a super-speciality hospital in Chennai due to deterioration in his condition.

Source: ANI
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