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Shinde cuts short Maharashtra visit, returning to Delhi

New Delhi, Dec 29:  Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde, who is currently in Maharashtra, today cut short his visit and was returning to the national capital in the wake of the passing away of the
PTI December 29, 2012 15:11 IST
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New Delhi, Dec 29:  Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde, who is currently in Maharashtra, today cut short his visit and was returning to the national capital in the wake of the passing away of the Delhi gang-rape victim.



Shinde, who was expected to attend a public function at Solapur along with President Pranab Mukherjee, cancelled all his engagements there and decided to return, official sources said.

The 23-year-old girl died at a hospital in Singapore early this morning.