Bahujan Samaj (BSP) Mayawati party chairman Prabhu Dayal’s father died on Thursday, the party said.
Prabhu Dayal (95) had been in pain for some time.
BSP General Secretary Satish Misra issued a message of condolence, informing of the disappearance of the party leader’s father.
He expressed his condolences on behalf of the cadres and leaders of the party.
BSP sources said that although a final decision has not yet been made, the last rites of Prabhu Dayal could be celebrated in Delhi on Friday afternoon.