Tapta Bahadur Bista passes away

Tapta Bahadur bista

Nepali Congress leader and former Minister of State for Information and Communication Tapta Bahadur Bista has passed away.

Nepali Congress General Secretary Purna Bahadur Khadka informed that he died on Saturday night while undergoing treatment at Medicity Hospital in Lalitpur.

Bista was undergoing treatment on a ventilator. After the corona was confirmed, Bista had been undergoing treatment at the Karnali State Hospital since May 30. However, his health did not improve and he was airlifted to Kathmandu on June 9 for further treatment.

Bista, who was also the former president of Nepali Congress Surkhet, became the Minister of State in the then Sher Bahadur Deuba-led government.