Karnataka CM's Son Dies in Belgium
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah's son Rakesh Siddaramaiah is no more. Siddaramaiah's elder son Rakesh passed away on Saturday in Brussels of Belgium due to multiple-organ failure. Rakesh was 39-year-old. He had recently celebrated his 39th birthday.
Rakesh, who was in Brussels, was hospitalized after he complained of severe stomach pain. He was admitted to Brussel's Antwerp University Hospital where he was diagnosed with acute pancreatitis. As doctors found his condition critical, CM Siddaramaiah along with his wife Parvathi and younger son Yathindra had flown to Brussels few days ago. Unconfirmed reports had it that Rakesh Siddaramaiah went to Tomorrowland Fest-2016 in Belgium along with his friends. After they partied, Rakesh said to have complained of acute stomach pain.
Knowing of Rakesh's sudden demise, his friends in Karnataka were in deep shock, grief. Rakesh had taken charge of the campaigning for his father in Varuna Assembly constituency and also accompanied Siddaramaiah during his march to Bellary. Rakesh was handling his father's constituency works after he took over as CM. Rakesh had earlier stated that he won't enter politics until his father retires.