New Delhi, December 3
India’s spice king and MDH Masala owner Mahashay Dharampal Gulati, familiar to all those who watched him in his company’s ads over the years, died here on Thursday morning. He was 97.
Gulati, awarded the third-highest civilian award Padma Bhushan last year, was undergoing treatment at a hospital, sources said. According to reports, he was undergoing post-Covid treatment and suffered a cardiac arrest.
Gulati, popularly known as spice king, was born in Sialkot (now in Pakistan) on March 27, 1923. He moved to India after Partition and set up his business in Delhi. — PTI