Bhubaneswar: Senior Congress MLA Subal Sahu from Bijepur constituency of Bargarh district in Odisha passed away on Tuesday. He was 57.
He was suffering from cancer and died while undergoing treatment at a private hospital here today.
Following the death of the senior congress leader, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik,Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, MP Baijayant Panda and other leaders expressed deep condolence and prayed for the departed soul.
Notably, Sahu was elected to Odisha Assembly for three times from Bijepur constituency in Bargarh district consecutively in the year 2004, 2009 and 2014. In the 2014 Assembly Poll, he defeated BJD’s Prasanna Acharya.