April 12, 2015: Former Minister and UCPN-Maoist leader Salim Miyan Ansari,passed away on Saturday.
63 year old Ansari was being treated for kidney at TU Teaching Hospital.He died during undergoing treatment, said son of Ansari.
Leader Ansari was a minister in the royal government and in the minority CPN(UML) government of 1994. He was associated with CPN-UML for a long time in politics. He was elected twice to the parliament from Bara.