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Gopal Rai, Nepal

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Native name  गोपाल राई
Name  Gopal Nepal
Education  Bachelor of Arts

Occupation  Politician
Residence  Kathmandu, Nepal
Religion  Kirat
Political party  Nepali Congress
Gopal Rai, Nepal

Notable work  Minister of State for Forest and Soil Conservation
Children  5 (1 son and 4 daughters)
Died  September 23, 2006, Ghunsa, Nepal

Cause of death  MI-17 Chopper crash

Gopal Rai (Nepali: गोपाल राई ) was a political leader of the Nepali Congress. He was state minister for Forest and Soil Conservation of Nepal. He became active in politics while studying bachelor's degree in Tri Chandra College against Panchayat System. He was captured while planning to attack by force in Okhaldhunga. His many friends were killed and he was put in jail.


Early life

Gopal Rai was born and raised in Okhaldhunga.


He died in a MI-17 chopper accident at Ghunsa, Taplejung in Nepal during World Wide Fund for Nature program with other 23 passengers including his wife Mina Rai on 23 September 2006.


Gopal Rai (Nepal) Wikipedia