Director at the Department of Information (DoI) Shyam Chalise passed away on Thursday after suffering a heart-attack.
Chalise, who was stationed at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), was rushed to the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH)-based Manmohan Cardiovascular and Transplant Center Maharajgunj after he collapsed all of a sudden. But, he was pronounced dead on arrival by the hospital.
He was cremated at the Pashupati Aryaghat on Thursday. Chalise was 57 and is survived by his wife, two sons and a daughter.