He was elected to Lok Sabha from Alwar
BJP MP from Alwar and Baba Mastnath Matth head Mahant Chand Nath passed away at the age of 61 after a prolonged illness in New Delhi on September 17. Mahant Chandnath was the Chancellor of the Mastnath University. He was also the chief of the Nath sect of Hinduism
He headed Baba Mastnath Matth, Rohtak, had won the Alwar seat in the 2014 parliamentary elections after defeating Congress candidate and former union minister Jitendra Singh. Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi condoled the demise of the MP.
He tweeted “Saddened by the demise of LS MP from Alwar, Mahant Chand Nath ji. He will be remembered for his rich social work. My deepest condolences.” Rajasthan Chief Minister Smt. Vasundhara Raje,Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar expressed deep grief over saddened demise of the Mahant.