MP dies in fog crash

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By OUR CORRESPONDENT in Delhi
  • Published 10.12.08
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New Delhi, Dec. 10: Muzaffarnagar Lok Sabha MP Munawwar Hasan was killed when his car crashed into a truck in blinding fog today.

The 45-year-old MP (in picture) was returning from a wedding in Mathura when his Scorpio hit the truck in Haryana’s Palwal district around 1.15am.

Police said the reason was poor visibility because of fog.

The MP, who made headlines when he voted against the UPA on the nuclear deal, was taken to Apollo Hospital where doctors declared him dead. He is survived by wife Tabassum and two children.

His driver and another injured person have been admitted to a hospit al in Faridabad, about 25km from New Delhi.