Former MLA of Karkala Gopal Bhandary passed away while traveling in the bus
Ex- MLA of Karkala Goyal Bhandary is passed away, just three days before his 67th birthday, on July 4. He was in a multi-ax bus from Bengaluru to Mangaluru when he suffered a heavy heart stroke.
It is stated that the bus driver observed the MLA sat on his seat even after the bus has arrived at the KSRTC Bejai station in Mangaluru at the time of 10.15 PM. When the MLA was not responded to the driver waking him up, he was hurried to the district Wenlock hospital in Mangaluru, where he was confirmed brought dead.
Bhandary traveled alone from Bengaluru in the 2 PM bus from Bengaluru and had alighted the bus for a coffee break. Bhandari, who was born on July 7, 1952, represented Karkala constituency in the Assembly for two times.