Congress Leader Dahal passes away by heart attack

Kathmandu, February 19

Mitrasen Dahal, Nepali Congress Okhaldhunga General Committee member and former secretary of the district working committee has passed away on Friday.

According to Nepali Congress Party Chief Secretary Krishna Prasad Poudel, Dahal died at Om Hospital at 9:45 this morning. After suffering from a heart attack he was rushed to Om Hospital, Kathmandu where he took his last breathe.

Dahal, was born in Baruneshwar-4 of Okhaldhunga district on November 19, 1962. He was an active politician of the country. During the Satyagraha and Democratic Movement in 1985 he was also repeatedly jailed.

Not just in politics,but also he has been involved in many of governmental and non-governmental, business, social, educational and many other organizations for a long time.

Nepali Congress President, Sher Bahadur Deuba has expressed deep sorrow over his demise and paid tribute to him.  Today at 3 pm, Dahal’s funeral will be held at Pashupati Aryaghat.