Congress worker dies during padayatra

A 68-year-old Congress worker on Sunday died of heart attack during the Congress` Bellary Chalo Padayatra` here.

Updated: Jul 25, 2010, 21:23 PM IST

Bangalore: A 68-year-old Congress worker on Sunday died of heart attack during the Congress` Bellary Chalo
Padayatra` here.

Chikkamariah collapsed while undertaking the 320-km
padayatra.

He was rushed to M S Ramaiah Hospital, where he was
declared brought dead, hospital sources said.

Congress on Sunday kick started the padayatra from the city
to highlight "failure" of the BJP government in Karnataka on
various issues, including illegal mining.

PTI