Nitesh Kumar Sahoo

Former Union Minister Sharad Yadav passed away on Thursday evening. 

The former chief of the Janata Dal (United) passed away at the age of 75.

The news of the leader's demise was shared by his daughter, Subhashini through a facebook post.

Yadav reportedly breathed his last at Fortis Hospital in Gurugram.

Sharad Yadav was Cabinet minister in VP Singh & Atal Bihari Vajpayee-led governments.