Radhakishan Malviya, the former Union Minister and Rajya Sabha Member from Madhya Pradesh died on 19 February 2013 at a private hospital in Indore after suffering from a brief illness. He died at the age of 68.
• He was a veteran Congress Leader and was elected MLA from Sanver in Indore district in 1972.
• He served the country as Labour Minister in mid 1980s in the Rajiv Gandhi Government.
• He was elected as the MP to Rajya Sabha three times
• During the tenure of Digvijay Singh as Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Malviya was the President of Congress Committee from 1998 to 2003
• He served as the national President for the Harijan Sevak Sangh