Dr. Sheetal Amte, granddaughter of Baba Amte and CEO of Maharogi Seva Samiti of Anandvan has committed suicide. The cause of suicide has not been known yet, but some people say that on the family issue, Sheetal Amte has committed suicide. The police reached the spot has started investigation.
Doctors declared Sheetal Amte dead when she was taken for treatment at Upjila Hospital in Warora. Sheetal has died using poisonous injections. Dr. Sheetal Amte was selected as ‘Young Global Leader 2016‘ by the World Economic Forum in January 2016.
Dr Vikas and Dr Prakash Amte, sons of late Baba Amte, issued a joint statement on Tuesday denying allegations levelled by Dr Vikas’s daughter Dr Sheetal Amte-Karajgi about irregularities in Maharogi Seva Samiti (MSS) that runs all their charitable institutions and activities.
Everyone is shocked by his sudden death.
Public health expert Dr. Sheetal Amte committed suicide, today. She was daughter of social worker Dr. Vikas Amte & grand-daughter of renowned social activist, late Baba Amte. https://t.co/HSNklSoIFC via @mataonline
— Haaris Shaikh (@haarisshaikhMT) November 30, 2020
According to several reports, Dr Sheetal had issued a video message on social media platforms through her official accounts in which she had levelled some serious allegations on the trust management and Amte family. The video was, however, deleted within two hours.