New Delhi: 'Mahashay’ Dharampal Gulati, the owner and CEO of the iconic spice masala brand MDH (Mahashian Di Hatti), passed away on Thursday at the age of 98.
Known as the 'The king of spices', Dharampal Gulati, was undergoing treatment at Mata Chanan Devi Hospital in Delhi for the last three weeks. His condition deteriorated on Wednesday night and he passed away on Thursday morning because of cardiac arrest.
From a small shop in Karol Bagh, ‘Mahashay’ Dharampal Gulati built MDH as one of India's leading spices brand. He officially established his company in 1959. At that time, he bought a piece of land in Kirti Nagar to set up a manufacturing unit.
At present, MDH Spices, which reportedly manufactures nearly 50 different varieties of spices, has 15 factories across the country and sells its products across the globe, as per reports.
As per reports, Gulati became highest-paid CEO of a FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods) company in India in 2017.
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