Rastriya Prajatantra Party-Nepal (RPP-N) leader Padhma Sundar Lawati has passed away on Wednesday morning, June 10, 2015.
Lawati, 76, breathed his last while undergoing treatment at Norvic Hospital in Thapathali. He was admitted to the hospital on June 6.
He is survived by his wife, three sons and two daughters.
Lawati, who hails from Panchthar district, had become ministers for several times during the Panchayat System and even after the restoration of democracy in 1990.
The final rites of Lawati will be performed on Saturday as his sons and a daughter are on overseas jobs, according to the family sources.