PM Deuba expressed grief over Forest Minister Thapa’s death

Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has expressed grief over the death of Shekhar Chandra Thapa, Minister of Forests, Environment and Land Conservation of Province 1.

Stating that he was shocked by the news of Nepali Congress Leader Thapa’s death, Prime Minister Deuba expressed his condolences to his family.


Shekhar Chandra Thapa,56, was a leader of the Nepali Congress. He was also a candidate from the Nepali Congress for the elections to be held on November 20 from the Provincial Assembly Constituency (A) of Morang Constituency-3.

Leader Thapa passed away at Nobel Medical College in Biratnagar at around 10:30 this morning in the course of treatment.

He was initially infected with dengue. Later he also suffered from pneumonia.

After the death of Thapa, the nomination process for another candidate has been started on behalf of the Congress for Morang Constituency-3.


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