Tycoon Rasendra Bhattarai dead

Himalayan News Service

Kathmandu, June 1:

Spain-based Nepali multimillionaire, Rasendra Bhattarai, died of a

heart attack at Om Hospital and Research Centre on Wednesday. Bhattarai, 52, is survived by his wife and three daughters.

He had hogged the media attention in October 2003 when he had proclaimed himself to be a multimillionaire with business interests all over the world.

He was in the capital for the past one-and-a-half year and had even survived a mild cardiac stroke three months ago.