January 3

Karnataka Minister H.S. Mahadeva Prasad dies at 58.
Karnataka Cooperation and Sugar Minister H.S. Mahadeva Prasad died of a heart attack. He was 58 years old.
A five-time MLA, Born on August 5, 1958, Mr. Prasad was elected from the Gundlupet constituency in Chamarajnagar district from the Congress.
He became a Minister in the Siddaramaiah government in 2013.
He also served as the Kannada and Culture Minister in the JD(S)-BJP coalition government headed by H.D. Kumaraswamy during 2005-07.