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Adarsh scam accused Gidwani passes away

Gidwani, 64, who was charge sheeted in the Adarsh scam, died due to a heart ailment

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

Former Congress legislator Kanhaiyalal Gidwani, who was charge sheeted in the Adarsh Society scam, died here today following a brief illness.

Gidwani, 64, was undergoing treatment at the Breach Candy Hospital here and died due to a heart ailment, family sources said.

He was the chief promoter of the controversial Adarsh Society in Colaba and had also worked as spokesperson of the Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee.

First Published: Tue, November 27 2012. 11:41 IST
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