We are reporting the death of Mahendra Prasad, Rajya Sabha MP from the Janata Dal (United). The politician’s party shared the saddening news and confirmed his unexpected death. It was stated that Mahendra Prasad breathed his last at a private hospital. He died on Sunday, December 26, 2021, at night and left all his well-wishers and co-workers shattered. He was 81 at the time of his sudden demise. Ever since the news was announced, tributes are being paid to the MP while Mahendra Prasad cause of death is also being searched on social media.
As per reports, the 81-years-old was battling a prolonged illness. However, what was he actually suffering from and other details related to Mahendra’s death has not been shared by his party yet. After the news came to light, several ministers took to Twitter to express condolences. Chief Minister of Bihar, Nitish Kumar, paid tribute to the late minister and said his passing has caused a big loss to the society along with politics and industry, given the fact, he was also an industrialist. Apart from Bihar’s CM, other personalities from the political world also mourned Mahendra’s death and offered condolences to his family and friends.
Who Was Mahendra Prasad?
Mahendra Prasad had been a seven-term Rajya Sabha (upper house) MP from Bihar while he was also elected to the Lok Sabha (lower house) once. Born on January 8, 1940, in Govindpur, Bihar, Mahendra Prasad was a politician from the Janata Dal Party and represented Bihar in the Rajya Sabha. Besides, he was also the richest Indian MP to exist to date. Apart from having a successful career in politics, Mahendra Prasad also owned two pharmaceutical companies that include Mapra Laboratories Pvt Ltd and Aristo Pharmaceuticals. He was a member of the Parliament of India.
The politician has gotten his name listed in the top 10 richest Indian Politicians’ list and proved that politics happens to be India’s Biggest Business. According to the reports, Mahendra had around Rs. 4,000 crore Assets which made him one of the richest politicians in India. Prasad was active from May 1985 to December 2021 in his political world and now his sudden death has left so many people heartbroken. Although Mahendra Prasad cause of death is yet to be revealed, sources claim that he died of prolonged sickness. Social media is flooded with tributes and RIP messages, Our thoughts and prayers also go out to his family and friends in this difficult time.