Veteran BJP leader Kailashpati Mishra passes away

Last Updated: Saturday, November 3, 2012 - 15:34

Patna: Veteran BJP leader Kailashpati Mishra died Saturday after prolonged illness, party sources said here.

The 89-year-old Mishra breathed his last at his residence.

Mishra, who had served as Governor of Gujarat, was a bachelor.

hief Minister Nitish Kumar, his deputy and senior Bihar BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi visited his residence to pay condolence.

Kumar described Mishra as a senior politician dedicated to the cause of social work.
"With the passing of Mishra an era in politics has come to end," he said in his condolence message.

PTI



First Published: Saturday, November 3, 2012 - 15:34

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