BJP leader Rajendra Shah, a former MLA from Mussoorie, was killed in a road accident in Dehra Dun said on Friday.
He was 54.
Shah was killed when the car he was driving fell into a pit at Ranipokhri area near here. Shah died on the way to hospital, official sources said.
Shah was also a minister in the erstwhile Kalyan Singh government in Uttar Pradesh.
Chief Minister BC Khanduri and BJP General Secretary Ajay Bhat have condemned the death of Shah.