Chhattisgarh city’s mayor deadAugust 12th, 2008 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Aug 12 (IANS) Ashok Pingley, mayor of Chhattisgarh’s Bilaspur Municipal Corporation, died Tuesday after he suffered a heart attack, his family said. He suffered the heart attack Monday night and was rushed to Apollo Hospital in Bilaspur town. He died Tuesday.
Pingley, 61, was a leader of state’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party.
Chief Minister Raman Singh and several senior BJP leaders have condoled the death.