NCP leader Sanjay Shinde

NCP leader Sanjay Shinde burnt alive after car catches fire in Maharashtra's Nashik

Mumbai: A leader of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) was charred to death on Tuesday after his car caught fire in Nashik district of Maharashtra. The victim Sanjay Shinde, 55, was a taluka unit vice president of the party.
According to the police, the incident took place near the Pimpalgaon Baswant toll plaza on Tuesday afternoon, when Shinde was on his way to Pimpalgaon on Mumbai-Agra road, to purchase pesticides. His car caught fire possibly due to short-circuit in the wiring.