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Political leaders pay tribute to Gopinath Munde

Rural Development Minister and senior BJP leader from Maharashtra Gopinath Munde died.

Rural Development Minister and the OBC face of BJP in Maharashtra Gopinath Munde died apparently of shock and cardiac arrest suffered during a road accident early on Tuesday morning. 64-year-old Munde, who made his entry into the Union Cabinet for the first time after the Lok Sabha polls, was on his way to the airport when his car was hit by another vehicle at Prithviraj road-Tughlak road roundabout in the heart of the capital.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Rajnath Singh pay their tribute to Gopinath Munde. (Source: Express photo by Renuka Puri)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and senior BJP leader L K Advani with the grieving family of Gopinath Munde at the BJP headquarter. (Source: Express photo by Prem Nath Pandey)

PM Narendra Modi with Gopinath Munde's daughter and son-in-law at the BJP headquarters in New Delhi. (Source: Express photo by Ravi Kanojia)

PM Narendra Modi with Gopinath Munde's daughter at BJP headquarters in New Delhi on Tuesday. (Source: Express photo by Ravi Kanojia)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is seen laying a wreath on Gopinath Munde to pay his last tribute. (Source: Express photo by Renuka Puri)

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi with Harish Rawat at the BJP headquarter to pay their last tribute to Gopinath Munde. (Source: Express photo by Renuka Puri)

Rural Development Minister and senior BJP leader from Maharashtra Gopinath Munde on Tuesday died in Delhi in a road accident. Seen here is Gopinath Munde's damaged car. (Source: Express photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

Munde was hit by another vehicle at around 6:30 a.m. at Prithviraj road-Tughlak road roundabout in the heart of the capital. (Source: Express photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

Though Munde did not suffer any injuries, he apparently suffered a shock in the impact of accident. (Source: Express photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

Indian national flag flying at half mast at the Krishi Bhawan after Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde died following a road accident in New Delhi on Tuesday. (Source: PTI)

Gopinath Munde was rushed to a hospital where doctors declared him dead around 7:50. Seen here are Gopinath Munde's pair or slippers inside the car. (Source: Express photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

Munde asked for water from his security guard Nair who was sitting in front of the car and told him to take him to the hospital.
AIIMS Trauma Centre, where Gopinath Munde was brought after the accident. (Source: Express photo by Ravi Kanojia)

Police officials take photo of the Indica car at Tuglak Road police station which hit Rural Development Minister, Gopinath Munde's car leading to his death in New Delhi on Tuesday. (Source: PTI)