Social worker and former health minister Prayagraj Singh Suwal passed away at his residence in Jhochhen on Sunday evening. He was 93 years old. One of the old leaders who fought for democracy, he remained in the Nepali Congress for a long time and became active in politics.
During the Panchayat period, he was elected as an MP from among the graduates. At one time, he was also the mayor of Kathmandu. He also served as chairman of the charity.
He have two sons and a daughter. The family members of the Suwal have informed that he will be buried at Teku Dobhan .