Former Minister Mukesh Goud Passes Away After Battling Cancer for Five YearsJuly 29, 2019 16:17
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Former Minister Mukesh Goud Passes Away After Battling Cancer for Five Years:- Former Andhra minister and Congress leader Mukesh Goud passed away today while undergoing treatment at Apollo Hospitals in Jubilee Hills after battling cancer for the last five years. He was 60.
He recently unsuccessfully contested as MLA from Goshamahal.
Mukesh Goud was admitted to hospital on Sunday night around 9 p.m. after his health condition deteriorated. The leader made his last public appearance during Lok Sabha elections where he arrived on a stretcher to cast his vote.
Born on July 1, 1959, Mukesh Goud had worked as NSUI leader during his college days and won as a corporator from Jam Bagh in 1986. He had won as MLA from Maharajgunj constituency in 1989 and 2004 and from Goshamahal assembly constituency in 2009.
He served as BC welfare minister in 2007 and then as Minister for warehouse and marketing in 2009. During 2014 and 2018 assembly elections, Goud lost to Bharatiya Janata Party Goshamahal MLA Raja Singh.
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