HEADLINE Former Nepal PM’s Son Prakash Dies at 36

HEADLINE

Former Nepal PM’s Son Prakash Dies at 36

By Yuan Jirong | People's Daily app

11:38, November 20, 2017

MAIN201304191616000584415338166.jpg

Nepalese ex-PM Pushpa Kamal Dahal, also known as Prachanda(File Photo)

Delhi (People's Daily) - Prakash Dahal, son of Nepal’s former Prime Minister Pushpa “Prachanda” Kamal Dahal, died of a heart attack at the age of 36 on Sunday morning, local media reported.

According to the Kathmandu Post, the 36-year-old man was the only son of Prachanda, chairman of the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist-Centre).

Prakash died at the Thapathali-based Norvic Hospital in Kathmandu at 4 am, leaving two wives and two children. He had been working as a private secretary to his father and was a central member of the party.

Leaders of various political parties have offered condolences to the bereaved family members.

Prakash’s death is expected to have an impact upon the ongoing Nepal election.

Related Stories

Terms of Service & Privacy Policy

We have updated our privacy policy to comply with the latest laws and regulations. The updated policy explains the mechanism of how we collect and treat your personal data. You can learn more about the rights you have by reading our terms of service. Please read them carefully. By clicking AGREE, you indicate that you have read and agreed to our privacy policies

Agree and continue