March 24, Kathmandu: GirirajKumari Prasai, the spouse of veteran democratic socialist thinker and Nepali Congress (NC) leader CK Prasai, passed away on Tuesday evening.
She was 90. Giriraj Kumari has long been active in the social transformation movement along with the politics in Nepal.
Giriraj Kumari always inspired CK to move ahead in the pursuit of democratic rights despite the barbaric act of the Panchayat to seize their properties and force him to stay in exile.
She was born in Kumaripati of Lalitpur in 17 Kartik 1988 as a second daughter of Captain Gajendra Bahadur and Chandra Kumari Karki.
She is survived by a son and two daughters.
According to the family sources, the final rites of the late Prasai will be performed at Kankai Mai at 1.00 pm on Wednesday.