Mangalore, July 18: Senior Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh leader Dr B Madhav Bhandary died here on Tuesday. He was 72.
Dr Bhandary had been ailing for some time and had been admitted to a hospital. He is survived by wife, a daughter, and a son.
He was also the Chairman of Mangalore Urban Development Authority for two terms between 1983 and 1985 and between 2009 and 2011.
A doctor by profession, he was put behind bars during the Emergency. His funeral is expected to take place by noon.