New Delhi: Chhindwara Congress vice president Pradeep Saxena died on Saturday due to a heart attack. The unfortunate incident took place when he was participating in a ‘Surya Namaskar’ event in Chhindwara, news agency ANI reported. More details are awaited. Also Read - EC Calls All-Party Meeting In Kolkata As COVID Cases Surge In Bengal, Discussion Over Poll Campaigns Likely

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath expressed condolence on the sudden demise of the leader. He talked to the relatives of the leader on phone. Also Read - WATCH: This Gardener in Madhya Pradesh Hospital Takes COVID-19 Samples From People Conducting Self-Test

Saxena was counted among the important leaders in the party. Saxena was also the president of Madhya Pradesh food and supply corporation.