BJP leader BN Vijay Kumar passed away of a massive heart attack in Bengaluru on May 3,2018. He was sitting MLA of Jayanagar. A candidate for the Assembly polls, Vijaykumar had collapsed during an election campaign in Jayanagar constituency in the city and was shifted to government-run Jayadeva Institute of Cardiology, where efforts to save him failed.
The BJP National President Shri Amit Shah visited the home of Late Shri B N Vijay Kumar & paid condolence to the bereaved family. Shri Shah said he had devoted his entire life for the welfare of the people of his constituency. His passing away is an irreparable loss to Karnataka BJP.
In a tweet BJP’s Karnataka unit offered condolences to Shri Vijay Kumar’s family. The tweet said, Shri Vijay Kumar’s commitment to the party and people will be remembered. His demise is a great loss for us.
Shri Vijay Kumar, aged 59, was a two-time MLA from Jayanagar. He was a civil engineering graduate and a bachelor.