Former Punjab BJP President and senior party leader Kamal Sharma passed away at the age of 49 in Ferozepur district on Sunday after suffering a heart attack.
Sharma, 48, went for a morning walk where he suffered a heart attack, a close aide of Sharma said. Two hours back, Sharma had greeted people on Diwali through his Twitter handle. Sharma was also a member of the national working committee of the BJP.
Mr. Sharma was then rushed to a nearby hospital, but he died upon reaching. The doctors declared him brought dead. Sharma is survived by his wife and two children.
Kamal Sharma worked from 1985 to 2003(19 years) for ABVP at different posts.n 2004 he was appointed as Media Advisor to Khadi & Village Industry Commission of India in 2004-06. He was again appointed as State Gen.Secy in 2010.
Soon in 2012 Kamal Sharma was appointed as Political Advisor to the Punjab Chief Minister S.Prakash Singh Badal. 15th January, 2013 he was appointed as Punjab President of Bhartiya Janata Party.