Ranchi/Jamtara, Apr 4 : Former Jamtara MLA Vishnu Bhaiya passed away at a Private Hospital in the state capital battling kidney and lungs related ailments.
Son-in-law of the former MLA said Vishnu Bhaiya passed away at Medica Hospital late Saturday night. His last rites will be performed at his ancestral village of Patta Joriya in Jamtara.
Vishnu Bhaiya was admitted at RIMS Ranchi on March 16 pulmonary edema but on March 24 he had gone back home.
After his condition declined he was again admitted to Medica Hospital on April 1, .
Vishnu Bhaiya was elected MLA from Jamtara seat for the first time in the year 2005.
He represented the seat twice in the Assembly.
Meanwhile, Chief Minister Hemant Soren has expressed grief over the passing away of the former MLA.
Leader of legislature wing of BJP and former Chief Minister Babulal Marandi also offered his condolences on the demise of the leader.