West Bengal: Trinamool Congress MLA dies

Ruling Trinamool Congress MLA Ajit Bhuniya of the West Bengal assembly died of cardiac arrest in a city nursing home on Monday.

Updated: Mar 19, 2012, 20:12 PM IST

Kolkata: Ruling Trinamool Congress MLA
Ajit Bhuniya of the West Bengal assembly died of cardiac
arrest in a city nursing home on Monday.

Bhuniya was 59 and is survived by his wife, a son and a
daughter.

The MLA from Daspur in West Midnapore district was not
keeping well for the past few days, family sources said.

His body was brought to the assembly premises to enable
the legislators to pay floral tributes.

As a mark of respect to the departed soul, the assembly
was adjourned for the day.
PTI