Kapilvastu, Nov 22,2014: Former Minister for Information and Communications and Agriculture, Raghavendra Pratap Shah, passed away Friday. He was 80.
Shah of Bahadurgunj died at Neera Hospital at Lucknow, India, in course of treatment. According to the family source, Shah, who was suffering from cardiac arrest, died due to this.
Born in 1992, Shah became Minister for Information and Communications during Panchyat regime and district president for five times.
Last rites of Shah would be performed at a local Surai river this evening, it is learnt. He is survived by a wife, a son and four daughters.