Sindhupalchowk, Aug 7
Nepali Congress (NC) central member and former Minister for Communications and InformationTechnology, Mohan Bahadur Basnet, has been bereaved of his father.
His 85-year-old father Khadga Bahadur Basnet breathed his last at Manmohan Cardiothoracic Vascular and Transplant Centre in the Teaching Hospital Maharajgunj last night. He has long been afflicted from paralysis.
The dead body of Basnet would be taken to his home town Bahrabise for cremation today, shared NC local leader Yudhir Poudel.