Lalu Yadav's elder brother dead

Gopalganj: RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's elder brother Gulab Chand Yadav died after a protracted illness at his ancestral home at Phulwaria village in Bihar's Gopalganj district , his family sources said on Sunday.

Yadav, aged about 75 , died last night on way to a hospital in Chapra. He is survived by his wife, two daughters and a son.

He was a former block pramukh of Phulwaria block.

His cremation will take place after prasad reaches Phulwaria from New Delhi, the sources said.