Minister of State for Railways Suresh Angadi passed away at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi, on September 23 Yesterday. He was hospitalised there earlier this month after he contracted COVID-19.

He is survived by his mother, wife, and two daughters. The 65-year-old BJP leader, a four-time MP, tested positive on September 11. A lawyer by training, he was first elected to the Lok Sabha in 2004 and won continuously from Belagavi constituency.