Berhampur, Feb 6 (LocalWire) Ladu Kishore Swain, sitting Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP of Odisha’s Aska Lok Sabha constituency in Ganjam district, passed away at a private hospital in Bhubaneswar on Tuesday night.
He was 71.
Swain is survived by his wife, two sons and a daughter.
The BJD MP was suffering from kidney failure for the last few years.
He was elected to the Lok Sabha in 2014 from Aska on a BJD ticket.
In 2004, Swain was elected to the state Assembly from Kabisurya Nagara constituency.
In 2000, he unsuccessfully contested the Odisha assembly elections.