FORMER Bihar minister and Hindustani Awam Morcha, HAM leader Shahid Ali Khan passed away in Jaipur following cardiac arrest. He was 54 .He was on a visit to Ajmersharif. His body is being taken to his home district Sitamarhi in Bihar.
He was member RJD, JDU lately joined HAM. He was minister for science technology and minority affairs. He served in cabinet of Lalu Parsad, Nitish Kumar and JitanRam Manjhi. His death has created a vacuum in the minority politics of Bihar.
Several leaders from different political parties have expressed shock over untimely death of the promising leader.