NC leader Pariyar passes away

RAMPUR, PALPA: The central committee member of Nepal Dalit Association, Bharat Pariyar, has passed away in Palpa on Monday night. He was 62.

Pariyar was battling with cancer for long and breathed his last at his residence in Tansen of the district.

He was also the general convention member of the Nepali Congress.

His body will be kept at the NC party office in the district for final tribute, said Jhapendra Gaire, NC Palpa district committee secretary.