By Alfred Mthandizi
Malawi Member of Parliament for Nsanje Lanje, Sam Ganda has passed away in India.
Family members have confirmed the death of the Honourable Ganda to Malawi’s media. The family members said Ganda died in India today. He had been sent there to receive specialized treatment after falling ill.
A burial ceremony programme for Ganda is yet to be released.
The death of Ganda brings the number of vacant parliamentary seats to two, following the death of another parliamentarian, Honourable Jiya, who was a serving member for the Lilongwe Msozi-North constituency.
Ganda won the position as an independent member but caucused with the ruling Democratic Progressive Party.