Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has extended deep sorrow over the demise of leader of the Nepal Communist Party and former minister of state for Industry, Meghraj Nisadh.
In a condolence message today, Prime Minister Oli said he found Nisadh a person with simple lifestyle, honesty and devotion towards the nation and people. Extending heartfelt tribute to Nisadh, he expressed condolence towards the bereaved family members, relatives and well-wishers. Suffering from kidney problem, Nisadh, 65, died this afternoon while undergoing treatment at Birgunj-based National Medical College.
He was entrusted with the responsibility of minister of state for Industry from Madhes Samata Party in the erstwhile government led by Prime Minister Oli. The Madhesh Samata Party led by Nisadh was merged with Nepal Communist Party.