BJP MLC and former state women’s wing president Vimala Gowda died in Bengaluru on Monday.
Vimala Gowda (63), who suffered a cardiac arrest a few weeks ago, had been admitted to a private hospital where she breathed her last yesterday. She is survived by her husband and two sons. A BJP MLC and old time BJP party worker was three-time MLC and was known as Vimalakka in the BJP party circles.
She had also served as the deputy chairperson of the Legislative Council. Former Chief Minister and BJP state president B S Yeddyurappa, Union minister D C Sadananda Gowda, former Prime Minister and JD(S) supremo H D Devegowda have expressed shock over her death. – SN ,KK.