1 July, Kathmandu
Lawmaker Gyan Kumari Chhantyal passed away on Wednesday morning at the age of 66. Nepali Congress Baglung constituency 2 president Dron Kunwar confirmed the passing away of the leader amidst treatment in Kathmandu.
She died at Sahid Gangalal National Heart Centre in Kathmandu. She had undergone a heart surgery last Sunday after three valves in her heart were blocked.
She was elected the lawmaker of the main opposition Nepali Congress under proportional representation from Baglung.