A veteran Congress leader from Palghar, a former sarpanch and a former president of the Vyapari Association Devaraj Shah (92) passed away on Tuesday.
He is survived by wife and sons, Dilip and Prakash. He was the founder president of Jeevan Vikas Shikshan Sanstha.
He was a close aide of the late Bhausaheb Vartak, a powerful Congress leader.
His funeral was attended by several people, including those from politics as well as other fields.