Mumbai: Senior Congress leader and former Maharashtra Chief Minister Shivajirao Patil Nilangekar died in Pune on Wednesday.
He was 92, his grandson BJP MLA Sambhajirao Patil Nilangekar confirmed.
He breathed his last at Ruby Hall Clinic in Pune. He was recently transferred to a non-COVID ward after being recovered from COVID-19. He died of kidney failure at around 2 am today.
Shivajirao was admitted to the hospital on July 16 after testing positive for the virus.
Late Chief Minister of Maharashtra was from Latur district and he will be cremated there.
He was the tenth Chief Minister of Maharashtra and held office between June 1985 and March 1986.