Lucknow/Deoria, August 21
Sitting BJP MLA from Deoria Sadar seat, Janmejay Singh, died of a cardiac arrest at a hospital in Lucknow, celebration spokesperson Chandra Mohan mentioned on Friday.
Singh, 75, was admitted to Lohia hospital after he developed well being issues and died throughout pacemaker implantation on Thursday night time, Mohan mentioned.
The MLA was initially taken to the civil hospital however referred to Lohia hospital, he added.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Assembly Speaker Hriday Narayan Dikshit expressed grief over Singh’s sudden demise. PTI