PM Modi condoles Lok Sabha MP Mahant Chand Nath's death

Late Mahant Chandnath with Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar

Late Mahant Chandnath with Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday condoled the demise of Lok Sabha MP Mahant Chand Nath.

The Bharatiya Janata Party MP from Rajasthan's Alwar, Mahant Chandnath has breathed his last at the age of 61, news agency ANI reported on Sunday morning.

Adityanath he said that Chandnath will be remembered for his rich social work. "My deepest condolences", the Prime Minister said in a tweet.

Thousands of Naths followers paid tributes to the departed soul.

An Apollo Hospital source said, "He was admitted on September 13 and died today at 12.40 am". "He had already undergone chemotherapy and radiotherapy and was undergoing immunotherapy", the doctor told PTI.

The doctor said Nath survived longer only because he was "mentally tough" and "very positive".

The BJP MP had won the Alwar seat in the 2014 parliamentary elections after defeating Congress candidate and former Union minister Jitendra Singh.

Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje also expressed condolences to the bereaved family members and said it was an irreparable loss to her and the entire BJP family.

Chandnath headed the Nath sect of Hinduism and was also the chancellor of the Mast Nath University.

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