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.

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.

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