Rajasthan Governor Prabha Rau dies after heart attack

Rajasthan Governor Prabha Rau on Monday died at AIIMS here after she was admitted to the hospital following a heart attack.

Updated: Apr 26, 2010, 13:59 PM IST

New Delhi: Rajasthan Governor Prabha Rau
on Monday died at AIIMS here after she was admitted to the
hospital following a heart attack.

75-year-old Rau was found in an unconscious condition
this morning in the bathroom of Jodhpur House here and was
immediately taken to the hospital, a state government
spokesman said.

She died later, he said.

Congress president Sonia Gandhi was among the first to
visit the hospital.

Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has rushed to Delhi from
Jaipur after hearing the news.

A former president of the Maharashtra Pradesh Congress
Committee, Rau had earlier served as Himachal Pradesh
Governor. She was shifted to Rajasthan in January this year.

PTI