UML Leader Balkrishna Dhungel passes away

Kathmandu: CPN-UML leader Balkrishna Dhungel has passed away.

He passed away this Saturday morning at his residence in Kandaghari, Kathmandu. He died after falling in the bathroom of his house.

As other members of the family had gone to out of valley, he was alone at home.

He was imprisoned twice for seven years for the murder of Ujjan Shrestha during the then armed conflict.