Kalaiya, Feb 11: Former Member of Parliament Sohan Prasad Chaudhary passed away Tuesday while undergoing treatment for diabetes in the capital-based Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, Maharajgunj. He was 69.
Chaudhary, a veteran leader of communist movement is known for his clean image and honesty and was a resident of Gadhal-5, Bara. He had won the parliamentary elections twice (2048 Bs and 2056 BS) from the Bara constituency no. 2 representing the CPN (UML).